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Online Sierra Club Monthly Program: Austin’s Food Policy, with Edwin Marty
June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
**Please note – this event was originally scheduled for May 11th, but was postponed to June 8th**
Our monthly Austin Sierra Club meeting will be online via Zoom.
Edwin is responsible for advancing initiatives that support the creation of a healthy and just local food system for Austin. In that capacity he:
- Bridges and connects City departmental programs, policies, and procedures that impact the local food system to create alignment and optimize outcomes.
- Engages with community members and organizations to inform neighborhood food system strategic planning and connect stakeholders with City resources.
- Serves as the City’s staff liaison – and food policy expert – to the Austin-Travis County Food Policy Board.
- Works to raise awareness about food-related issues, motivate positive action to improve long-term health, and promote initiatives to strengthen community resilience.