NH Farm to School Program Coordinator
Stacey Purslow, DTR, is the Program Coordinator for the NH Farm to School Program. She started the position in June 2009. She holds a culinary degree, a BFA in photography from the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, DC, and is a graduate of UNH’s Thompson School, where she studied nutrition and dietetics. She has also completed her training in the Master Gardener’s Program through UNH Cooperative Extension. Stacey has spent many years in the food service industry, most recently with the Headstart program in Strafford County, and before that as a restaurant owner. She originally hails from New Jersey and has been living in New Hampshire for sixteen years.
NH Farm to School Communications Coordinator
Colleen started her career working for independent local food and lifestyle publications in New York’s Hudson Valley, while obtaining her Master’s degree. Early in 2020, Colleen moved from the Hudson Valley to New Hampshire and started working as the Communications Coordinator for the NH Food Alliance and NH Farm to School. In her role, she is focused on organizing opportunities for networking, as well as educational and promotional programs all in support of New Hampshire’s farmers, food businesses, and food system.