Ashley Kosiak ECSC2018 Ashley Kosiak

Ashley Kosiak is the Impact Programs Manager at the James Beard Foundation (JBF). After working at museums and historical sites in the Minneapolis area, she moved to NYC in 2010 to pursue a Masters in Food Studies from New York University. With a passion for food and culture, the Impact Programs at JBF was a perfect fit. In addition to working with chefs on sustainability and advocacy issues, Ashley produced Taste Matters and produced/hosted The Edible Alphabet for Heritage Radio Network, a not-for-profit internet radio station focused on creativity and food.