Anim Steel

Executive Director and Co-founder
Real Food Challenge

The Real Food Challenge is a campaign to re-direct $1 billion of college food purchases towards local, fair, and sustainable sources within 10 years. Prior to Real Food Challenge, Anim led national initiatives at The Food Project in Boston and was a consultant with Economic Development Assistance Consortium.  Anim holds a B.A. in Astrophysics and History from Williams College and a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.  He is the recipient of a Prime Mover Fellowship for movement-building and an Echoing Green award for social entrepreneurship.  Born in Ghana, Anim grew up in both West Africa and Washington, DC.