Russ Lehman


Russ Lehman became the Executive Director of Food Action in June of 2016. As a place where there is alignment of experience, passion, commitment and values, Russ is both extremely excited and incredibly optimistic about the opportunities for Food Action to make a difference.

Russ brings his experience as an attorney, policy adviser, nonprofit creator and leader, and graduate faculty to the network where his passion for truly sustainable communities can flourish ... and be impactful. Russ spent 2013-2015 in Amsterdam, a truly magnificent place. When not working Russ is most often on a bicycle.