Hunger Council of Addison County

 Hunger Council members and guests at the September 2017 meeting.

Hunger Council members and guests at the September 2017 meeting.


The Hunger Council of Addison County, our fifth Hunger Council, was launched in 2013 under the leadership of Frank Mazza and Emily Joselson.

The Co-Chairs of this Council are:

  • Emily Landenberger, Marketing, Education, & Membership Assistant Manager, Middlebury Natural Foods Co-op 
  • Moira Cook, District Director of the Vermont Department of Health, Middlebury District Office

Most recent Hunger Council of Addison County meeting:

The Hunger Council last met on May 8th to explore the Farm Bill. Faye Conte, Hunger Free Vermont's Advocacy and Education Director, led Council members in a discussion on how the Farm Bill Reauthorization process works and how the Council can help advocate for a stronger nutrition and food assistance system. The agenda is available HERE; meeting minutes will be available soon. 

Upcoming Hunger Council of addison county Meetings:

The next meeting of the Hunger Council of Addison County will be in late August or September, depending on the results of the summer member survey. Contact Jenna O'Donnell for more information. 

2017 / 2018 Meeting schedule:

  • September 5th, 2017
  • November 7th, 2017
  • February 6th, 2018
  • May 8th, 2018

Hunger Council membership is open to anyone with an interest in increasing food security in the community. For more information about the Hunger Councils, contact Jenna O'Donnell, Hunger Council Manager, at jodonnell@hungerfreevt.org .