Food for Thought Forum Videos

Paula Daniels – Plenary Speaker

Paula Daniels was Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s Senior Advisor on Food Policy and Special Projects in Water. She is the founder and full-time Chair of the Los Angeles Food Policy Council, a policy based collective impact initiative of food system leaders.

Pecha Kucha Style Presentations:


Hilary Henegar – Sharing Economies

Tiffany Muller Myrdahl – Women Transforming Cities

Claudia Li – Intercultural Food Engagement

Andrew Mostad – Lantzville’s Agricultural Bylaw

Bill Goodacre – Farmers Markets

Doug Hillian – Food action in the Comox Valley

Marianne Alto – City Hall and the Health Authority

About Centre for Civic Governance

The Centre for Civic Governance works to support community leadership meeting today’s social and environmental challenges: climate change, Canada’s increasing equity gap, and shifting social trends. At the Centre for Civic Governance, our goal is to strengthen Canadian communities through sharing best practices, providing tools for locally elected leaders, and progressive policy analysis. We strive to provide knowledge and information to make real and positive social change.