Mary DiMatteo -- Community Outreach Manager of the Olympia Farmers Market
Mary works on many regional food, agriculture and farmers market associations.
She has a keen interest in both international and regional agricultural systems, food access, and public policy. She enjoys mountains, waves and her dog, Basil. Mary graduated from The Evergreen State College agriculture program.
Mary joined us in November 2017 and quickly stepped up to be Board Vice Chair.
Patricia Hickey – Executive Director of the WA Association of Conservation Districts
Patricia comes to us with a strong background working with Conservation Districts and Land Trusts in Rhode Island and California. She holds multiple degrees including a MBA in Sustainable Enterprise from Dominican University of California.
We are happy to welcome Patricia as chair of the Farmland Preservation Committee.
Rebeca Potasnik –
Operations Director at GRuB
Rebeca has a Master’s Degree in Community and Regional Planning and Certificate in Nonprofit Management from the University of Oregon. Olympia has been her home for over 20 years.
We welcome Rebeca as an addition to the board and member of the Finance Committee.