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Local Food Ambassador Program


Erica Acheampomaa  - Elizabeth City State University

Biology Major, Public Health Minor

Even as a sophomore, Erica already knows that she wants to be a public health advocate and mentor for young children. Her goal is to help students eat healthy on and off campus.

FB: @ECSULocalFoods, IG: vikinglocalfoods

Bryana Exum  - Fayetteville State University

Healthcare Administration Major

Bryana is a junior who has experience working in Campus Dining and is interested in further developing her leadership skills while bringing awareness to local food issues on her campus.

FB: @FSULocalFoods , IG: broncolocalfoods

Lauren Brown  - North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University 

Agribusiness Major

Lauren is a sophomore interested in making change through student-led initiatives and by connecting the wealth of resources across various university departments with local farmers in the community.

FB: @AggieLocalFoods, IG: aggielocalfoods, TW: @StudentAmbassa4

Brooke Smith  - North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University 

Biological Engineering Major

As a junior, Brooke believes that education can empower a community and that A&T’s campus can help increase healthy and sustainable options in Greensboro and across the state.

FB: @AggieLocalFoods, IG: aggielocalfoods, TW: @StudentAmbassa4       

Tiffany West  - North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University 

undeclared major

Tiffany is a 2nd semester freshman and Greensboro native who is interested in psychology, sociology, and culinary arts. She hopes her work with the LFA program can address food insecurity and equity in the food system.

FB: @AggieLocalFoods, IG: aggielocalfoods, TW: @StudentAmbassa4

Tenisha McLean  - University of North Carolina at Pembroke

Biology Major, Math Minor

Tenisha is a senior, a Greener Coalition officer, peer tutor, and a returning Local Food Ambassador.She hopes to continue to connect the campus and dining services with area farmers through events and educational opportunities.

FB: @UNCPLocalFoods, IG: greenerco_uncp


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