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Policy Specialist

The National Farm to School Network seeks a Policy Specialist to lead implementation of the organization's policy priorities, including influencing federal administrative, rulemaking, and legislative actions, and supporting the development of its biennial report of state level policies supportive of farm to school. The Policy Specialist will cultivate relationships with policymakers and their staff, partner organizations and advocacy coalitions, manage and facilitate NFSN's Policy Group, and educate and mobilize NFSN stakeholder around key issues. Read full position description here

 Additional Information 

This is a full-time (40 hours per week), exempt position that includes benefits. Salary range is $55,000-60,000 and is commensurate with experience. This position is based in Washington, DC. 

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To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to

The deadline to apply is Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. 

 About the National Farm to School Network

The National Farm to School Network is an information, advocacy and networking hub for communities working to bring local food sourcing and food and agriculture education (including school gardens) into schools and early care and education (ECE) settings. Farm to school empowers children and families to make informed food choices, while strengthening the local economy and contributing to vibrant communities. NFSN provides vision, leadership and support at the state, regional and national levels to connect and expand the farm to school movement. Our network includes Core Partner and Supporting Partner organizations in all 50 states, Washington, D.C. and U.S. Territories, thousands of farm to school supporters, an Advisory Board and national staff. For more information, visit


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