Function:

This committee shall gather and address problems found within food production, consumption, processing, distribution, and waste disposal with the primary focus on finding solutions to problems that promote sustainability, economic development, and social justice in the food system of the Columbia and surrounding areas by educating government officials about issues of the food system, making policy recommendations, research, fostering of cooperation among private, public, and non-profit interests. 

 

Composition:

The board consists of twenty (20) members.
Term of office is two (2) years with one (1) reappointment.
 

Meetings:

Meetings are held on the 2nd Wednsday of each month at 5:30 p.m.
 

Committee Members:

 
Name
Term Ends
Marie Boyd 
June 2019
Rachel Barnett
June 2019
Francis Bradley
June 2019
Kitwanda Cyrus
June 2019
Tracy Dixon
June 2019
Carrie Draper
June 2019
Breanna Grant
June 2019
Douglas Groendyke
June 2019
Ashley Hutto 
June 2019
Namita Koppa
June 2019
Robert McClam
June 2019
Robert Moore
June 2019
John Newman
June 2019
Ashley Page
June 2019
Lee Patterson
June 2019
Christina Spach
June 2019
Laura Stepp
June 2019
Amy Weaver
June 2019
Beverly Wilson
June 2019
Todd Woods
June 2019
(#) denotes number of term.

 

Contact Info:

Ms. Lauren Harper
Advisory, Policy & Communications 
Office of the Mayor
City of Columbia
P.O. Box 147
Columbia, SC 29217
(803) 545-3039