Suzanne Santos

Farmers' Market Director
Sustainable Food Center

Suzanne works to promote local food systems, something she's been doing for the past 15 years. Suzanne's passion for local food has global roots. Before coming to Austin she served as a Peace Corps representative for agricultural projects in Costa Rica and Honduras. Today, Suzanne connects local farmers with urban markets in Central Texas. Utilizing her skills as a collaborater and scientist, Suzanne has improved the health of our community. Along with her work at Sustainable Food Center, Suzanne is raising two sons to appreciate local food.

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