Kevin Anderson

12th Class, 2005-2006 Field Placement: Alameda County Community Food Bank; Alameda County Social Services Agency; U.S. Department of Agriculture (Oakland, CA) While in Alameda County, Kevin worked to improve food stamp outreach efforts and increase the number of eligible people … Read more

Improving Food Stamps in Alameda County and Beyond

Improving Food Stamps in Alameda County and Beyond is based on an in-depth analysis of the Alameda County Social Service Agency’s internal processes and how they can best interface with the external food stamp outreach efforts of local community based … 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

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