Announcing the New Blue Sky Funders Forum Executive Director - Anupama Joshi


We are thrilled to announce that Anupama Joshi will join Blue Sky Funders Forum as executive director in December 2018! Anupama joins Blue Sky from the National Farm to School Network, a multi-sector learning, networking, and advocacy organization. As co-founder and executive director of the National Farm to School Network, Anupama has grown a robust network of over 200 nonprofits, government agencies, and academic institutions, and over 20,000 members. In doing so, she has developed and stewarded relationships with organizations across the country, bringing stakeholders together to facilitate peer-learning, launch collaborative projects, and advocate for policy changes to ensure the health and well-being of children, schools, and communities. In her role at the National Farm to School Network, Anupama has served as a Blue Sky advisor.
Anupama has worked with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, the Pesticide Action Network, and has consulted with various nonprofits in Asia. She has engaged with numerous organizations through board service, including FoodCorps, Inside School Food on Heritage Radio Network, and Community Alliance with Family Farmers. She is also co-author of Food Justice (MIT Press, 2010). We are confident that Anupama will advance Blue Sky’s ongoing work to grow collaborative partnerships, to provide strategic leadership and vision for a stronger field, and to promote equitable access to opportunities to learn, play, and grow outdoors.