Project Description

Co-Founder and Executive Director, California Climate and Agriculture Network (CalCAN)

CalCAN is a statewide coalition that advances state and federal policy to realize the powerful climate solutions offered by sustainable and organic agriculture.   Renata has two decades of experience in sustainable agriculture policy and food systems projects and has held numerous non-profit administrative positions since 1992.  She serves on the steering committee of the Center for Sustainability at CalPoly Univeristy in San Luis Obispo and the advisory board of UC Davis Agricultural Sustainability Institute.