Melissa Cipollone Communications Strategist

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About Melissa

Melissa leads our communications and marketing activities. She works to tell our story and connect our programming to the farmers and food system professionals we serve.

Before joining Pasa, Melissa worked in communications and education departments at city, state, and national nonprofit and government organizations focused on environmental sustainability, public health, and social justice, including New York City’s Department of Sanitation Bureau of Recycling and Sustainability, Vera Institute of Justice, and Planned Parenthood’s national headquarters. She also managed small vegetable and flower farms after completing an apprenticeship program at the Organic Farm School in Washington state and a year-long farming and food justice immersion with Farm School NYC.