Ben Feldman

Policy Specialist

Ben Feldman currently serves as the Food and Farming Program Director at the Ecology Center in Berkeley, CA, where he oversees an award-winning farmers market program. In addition to his work at the Ecology Center, he is currently the vice-chair of the CDFA Farmers’ Market Advisory Committee. Prior to joining the Ecology Center, Ben worked as a farmers market manager with Pacific Coast Farmers’ Market Association. He also has experience on the other side of the table, having sold produce at a farm stand and for a bakery at farmers markets. Ben is a graduate of the UCSC Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems program and holds a Masters Degree in Environmental Science from the University of California, Riverside.  He lives in Albany, CA with his wife and two children.

Contact Ben at ben@farmersmarketcoalition.org, or (888) FMC-8177 ext 703.