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Meet Our Local, regional and community food systems Experts

Shannon Caplan


OSU Open Campus, Rural Community Explorer Program/Department of Human Development & Family Sciences, Assistant Professor of Practice, SNAP-Ed state team

Diane Choplin

Small Farms Education Program Assistant 2

Parle français (speaks French)

Dr. Berit Dinsdale

Postdoctoral Researcher

Contact me to discuss desired programming and educational needs related to irrigation and water quality in Oregon agriculture.

Lauren Gwin

Community Food Systems Specialist

Jared Hibbard-Swanson


Food Security and Safety Manager

Shawna Holland

Education Program Assistant 2, SNAP-Ed

Please contact me for information about nutrition, physical activity, and food scarcity in Crook County.

Lauren Kraemer


Associate Professor, Family and Community Health

Contact me with all your health and wellness questions in the Columbia River Gorge.

Robin Maille


Family & Community Health/SNAP-Ed

Associate Professor of Practice, Extension FCH

Emily Reilly


SNAP-Ed/Family and Community Health Program Coordinator

FCH/SNAP-ED program Coordinator for Clatsop County

Rebecca Thistlethwaite

NMPAN Director

Contact for meat sales, science, & processing questions.

Hablo español (I speak Spanish)

Karen Wagner


Education Program Assistant 2, SNAP-Ed

Ask me about healthy food and lifestyles, school gardens, climate education, or healthy communities

Tracy Wilson


4-H Youth Development and Community Food Systems

Focusing on Youth Development and Community Food Systems in Warm Springs.