Carrie Edgar is Department Head & Community Food Systems Educator for Dane County UW-Extension. Her work focuses on food systems and community capacity building. Her experience includes farm to school, grower education, and school & community garden development. Carrie staffs the Dane County Food Council and is a member of the Madison Food Policy Council. Carrie started the Dane County Food Coalition to bring together food system organizations to develop a shared vision and work more collaboratively. She has a Masters degree in Child, Family & Community Services from University of Illinois and a Bachelors in Communications from Quincy University.