Community Outreach Associate
Since the fall of 2009, Jean has been organizing the annual Benefit Auction at the Farming for the Future Conference. In June 2013, she joined our staff full time as Community Outreach Associate, adding Business membership and Good Food Neighborhood® to her fundraising responsibilities of the Benefit Auction and Bike Fresh Centre County. Jean has a BS in Plant Science and an MLA from the University of Colorado. Originally from Philadelphia, she now lives in State College with her husband and three daughters. In her spare time she loves to garden; and as president of the Pennsylvania Native Plant Society (PNPS), she is an advocate of the use of native plants in the landscape.