Our Mission

TFFJ is striving to eradicate food insecurity, in the span of one generation, through youth-led, community-based solutions that can end the staggering cycle of diet-related disease and health complications impacting low-income communities of color.

Our Mission

TFFJ is striving to eradicate food insecurity, in the span of one generation, through youth-led, community-based solutions that can end the staggering cycle of diet-related disease and health complications impacting low-income communities of color.

OUR TEAM

Co-Founders

Tara Swibel
Tara Swibel
Board Chair
Founder, Triptyk Studios
Katherine Soll
Katherine Soll
Chief Executive Officer
President
Chana Chenfeld
Chana Chenfeld
Vice Chair
Vice President

Board of Directors

Kevin Beardsley
Kevin Beardsley
Treasurer
Director of Technology Investment Banking
Credit Suisse
Jennifer Finer
Jennifer Finer
Secretary
Director,
Global Brand Initiatives
Värde Partners
Bridget Alameda
Bridget Alameda
Director
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Henry Gordon-Smith
Henry Gordon-Smith
CEO & Founder
Agritecture
Ilana Mazlin
Ilana Mazlin
Former Associate Pediatric Dentist
Kreiner Dental
Judy Schoenberg
Judy Schoenberg
Co-Founder
EvolveMe
Mauricio Garcia
Mauricio Garcia
Chief Program & Engagement Officer
Friends of the High Line
Randolph Stern
Randolph Stern
President
Sternvest Capital
Valerie Soll
Valerie Soll
Textile Conservation Lab
Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Adjunct Associate Professor
Fashion Institute of Technology
Alejandro Munoz-Suarez
Alejandro Munoz-Suarez
Chief Executive Officer
Fuku
Alex Galindez
Alex Galindez
Chief Executive Officer
ROAR Beverages
Norah Yahya
Norah Yahya
Senior Government Affairs Officer
External Affairs
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Staff

Gabrielle Mosquera, Deputy Director

Cherech Allam, Office Operations and Finance Manager

Harrison Hillier, Senior Hydroponic Systems Manager

Joshua Serrano, Senior Marketing and Development Manager

Matthew Horgan, STEM Programming & School Partnership Manager

Renae Cairns, Advocacy and Community Engagement Manager

Debbie Chan, Communications and Development Associate

Michael Sterenberg, Hydroponic Farmer-Educator, Martin Luther King Educational Campus

Staff

Gabrielle Mosquera, Deputy Director

Cherech Allam, Office Operations and Finance Manager

Harrison Hillier, Senior Hydroponic Systems Manager

Joshua Serrano, Senior Marketing and Development Manager

Matthew Horgan, STEM Programming & School Partnership Manager

Renae Cairns, Advocacy and Community Engagement Manager

Debbie Chan, Communications and Development Associate

Michael Sterenberg, Hydroponic Farmer-Educator, Martin Luther King Educational Campus

Our Supporters

Our Supporters