Aliesje Marie King

Portland, Member
  • Bio :
    Aliesje has been a working member of the food systems in the Willamette Valley since 2009; from farm to table restaurants, to school gardens, to farmers’ markets, to urban farming, to community building through agriculture: she has dabbled in it all. Her passion is for food and social justice, seed and food sovereignty, and creatively making connections between humans and the food we eat. She currently is the program director at the Sauvie Island Center where she manages their Grow Lunch Garden and First Foods Forest at Topaz Farm, and coordinates all their educational programs for learners of all ages.