Takhani Kromah

13th Class, 2006-2007 Field Placement: California Association of Food Banks (Sacramento, CA) Takhani developed materials for community based organizations to expand sponsorship of the federal Summer Food Service and After-School Snack Programs.  Takhani collaborated with the California Department of Education, … Read more

Anyu Fang

13th Class, 2006-2007 Field Placement: California Association of Food Banks and the Sacramento Hunger Commission (Sacramento, CA) Anyu completed several Food Stamp outreach projects: he created an online strategy guide for outreach workers, wrote the user manual for CAFB’s Food … Read more

Rachel Winch

14th Class, 2007-2008 Field Placement: Public Health Institute, California Department of Health Services (Oakland, CA) Rachel worked with the Network for a Healthy California to build the prescreening and outreach capacity of the Statewide Food Stamp Information Line.  She developed … Read more

Katherine Moos

14th Class, 2007-2008 Field Placement:  California Association of Food Banks (Oakland, CA) Katherine conducted food stamp outreach projects aimed at California’s diverse Latino population.  She collaborated with bilingual and bicultural food stamp outreach providers to support best practices and to … Read more

Tim Shadix

16th Class, 2009-2010 Field Placement: California Association of Food Banks (Oakland, CA) Tim researched SNAP/food stamps outreach, application assistance, and online application programs in California to document diverse and innovative strategies for increasing SNAP enrollment through the expansion of “out-of-office” … Read more

Etan Newman

16th Class, 2009-2010 Field Placement: Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara & San Mateo Counties (San Jose, CA) Etan worked to identify barriers that prevent eligible residents of Santa Clara and San Mateo counties from accessing the Food Stamp … Read more

Jessica Luna

17th Class, 2010-2011  Field Placement: Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties (San Jose, CA) Jessica developed a training curriculum and conducted workshops for community-based agencies interested in SNAP prescreening and application assistance in Santa Clara … Read more

Lisa Hahn

17th Class, 2010-2011 Field Placement: California Association of Food Banks (Oakland, CA) Lisa designed a statewide certification process for individuals conducting SNAP outreach and application assistance.  The first of its kind, Lisa defined statewide training standards and outlined a statewide … Read more