Lucinda is the Executive Director of the Chester Agricultural Center. Lucinda has worked in several roles in the HV to help develop strong, diverse communities. She is passionate about the mission of the Chester Agricultural Center and collaborating with farmers, farmworkers and values-aligned organizations to build a stronger more equitable regional food system. She stewarded CAC’s transition to a non-profit, made the land access program more inclusive, and is developing mission-related programming including a model for affordable housing for farmers and farmworkers. Lucinda was formerly the ED of Re>Think Local, a collaborative that educates and empowers locally owned independent businesses and citizens who care equally about people, planet and prosperity. Previously she started 2 Alices Coffee Lounge in Cornwall-on-Hudson.