Elizabeth F. Wilkes
University of Georgia
Elizabeth is a student of geography and ecology at the University of Georgia. She is devoted to organizing for food justice on campus while serving on the steering committee for Real Food Challenge. She has interned for Food & Water Watch in Washington, D.C. and for Food Tank: the Food Think Tank. Her forays into academic research have included fracking governance and resistance, food waste, and food policy frameworks. Beyond school and work, Elizabeth engages with progressive, environmental, and faith communities in Athens, enjoys brisk bike rides, and might be considered a compost enthusiast.