Lucas Knowles

Coordinator of Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food
US Department of Agriculture

As the Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food Coordinator, Luke Knowles knows sustainable agriculture policy.  He was born and raised in Alaska and now works in the Office of the Under Secretary of Marketing and Regulatory Programs. At the USDA, Luke uses the Know Your Farmer initiative as an excuse to visit a farm whenever he can. He studied forestry and environmental policy at Yale.