Chicago Food Policy Action Council
Good Food Purchasing Project Manager
Marlie Wilson, CFPAC’s Good Food Purchasing Project Manager, has spent the past decade working to foster more fair, healthy, and sustainable food systems. Prior to joining CFPAC, she served as the Illinois Farm to School Network Coordinator with Seven Generations Ahead, where she connected local food to school cafeterias and fostered more food and garden-based education across the state. She has previously worked on farm to school projects and local food systems development with the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, FoodCorps Iowa, and The Food Project in Boston, Massachusetts. She received her BA from New York University and MS in Agroecology and Urban & Regional Planning from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.