2016 Change Food Fest Team


Get to know the Change Food Team, involved in bringing you the Change Food Fest!


  • Robert Galinsky

    Speaker Coach, Change Food Fest

    Robert Galinsky is an internationally acclaimed coach, author, and speaker who gets to the heart of: confidence building, focusing messages, developing stage presence, and [...]

  • Monica Moore

    Producer, Monica Moore Productions

    Monica is a producer for Change Food Fest. Monica Moore graduated from Oklahoma State University with a BA in Theater in December 1999 and has been working in New York ever [...]

  • Paula Longendyke

    Founder, TAP the After Party

    Paula Longendyke is the founder of TAP the After Party, the first in a network of membership clubs for midlife and late life creative professionals. TAP will embody the ideals [...]

  • Mark Zambrano

    Online Marketing & Social Media Director, Change Food

    Mark oversees online marketing and social media strategy for Change Food and Change Food Fest. An advocate of local farming, decreasing food waste and improving the food [...]

  • Brendan Van Meter

    Founder & Filmmaker, Beaconhouse Media LLC

    Brendan Van Meter has been the Video Producer & Director for Change Food and Change Food Fest since 2010. A lifelong filmmaker, he started making films at home and [...]

  • Mary Cleaver

    Founder & Owner, The Cleaver Co.

    Mary Cleaver, one of the country’s foremost authorities on sustainable food and local sourcing, is the founder and owner of The Cleaver Co. and The Green Table in New York [...]

  • Diane Hatz

    Founder & Executive Director, Change Food

    Diane Hatz is a social entrepreneur and creative changemaker working to build a more healthful, sustainable, equitable world, with a focus on food and farming. As founder [...]