2024 FMC Board of Directors Election Results

      Posted On: June 11, 2024

Congratulations to incumbents, Allen Moy, Erika Hall, Regan Emmons, and Reana Kim who were reelected to another term, and to newly elected FMC Board Member Christina Chauvenet. Welcome to FMC, Christina!

We would also like to extend a huge thank you to outgoing board member, Ross Dakin. Their years of service have helped us navigate unprecedented times for our work and have also helped to shape FMC into the organization it is today.

We look forward to working together on strengthening the efficacy and resiliency of the organization and the farmers market industry through coordinated efforts and engaged leadership.


Meet Our New Board Member

Christina Chauvenet:

Christina Chauvenet, PhD, is an expert in nutrition and food systems with over a decade
of experience in policy, program, and research settings. She began her career in public
health at Share Our Strength, working on expanding access to child nutrition programs.
She received Share Our Strength’s inaugural Dedication Award for her commitment to
ending childhood hunger. Christina completed a PhD in Maternal and Child Health at
the University of North Carolina, where she researched WIC, SNAP, and school meals
programs.

She has managed various food access programs, most recently WIC and SNAP
incentive programs at Carrboro Farmers Market. In November 2023, she joined
Newman’s Own Foundation as the Monitoring, Evaluation, and Learning Officer. In this
role, she works with grantee partners to develop an impact measurement system for
mutual accountability and learning. Christina, a first-generation Cuban American,
speaks Spanish and Portuguese. Prior to joining Newman’s Own Foundation, she
worked at the National WIC Association, leading research and program innovation,
including the utilization of WIC benefits at farmers markets.

Meet all FMC Board Members (past and present) here