Kaitlin DownsOperations Coordinator
Kaitlin works as the Midwest Operations Coordinator. Prior to joining AFT, she worked for the Biodynamic Association where she held various roles in communications, programs, and fundraising. There she managed four national conferences, facilitated dozens of webinars and online courses, and worked to engage community and business sponsors. She has over ten years of experience in the realms of food and agriculture, ranging from time in garden education at the Guesthouse of Milwaukee to food systems work at the University of Wisconsin – Extension. She has also served on the board of Slow Food Southeast Wisconsin. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Politics from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee.