Assistant Farm Manager
Amanda Kritt is a Registered Dietitian with a focus on food access and urban agriculture. She first fell in love with farming while studying nutrition and working on a rural organic farm and community garden in Upstate New York at Cornell University. Since then she has worked to improve the health and wellness of individuals throughout Illinois. In 2016, she piloted Windy City Harvest’s Veggie Prescription program in North Lawndale, then helped to expand the Federal Child Nutrition programs as the Child Nutrition Coordinator for the Illinois Hunger Coalition. Prior to joining The Talking Farm team, Amanda expanded her urban agriculture skills by completing Windy City Harvest’s Sustainable Urban Agriculture Certificate program in 2018.