Lisa Holmes

Strategic Advisor
Lisa Holmes

Lisa Holmes is GreenWave’s Food Systems Senior Strategic Advisor. She brings her years of experience in bringing together organizations from multiple sectors (agriculture, community-based/grassroots NGOs, economic investment and philanthropy) and leveraging their respective capacities to create infrastructure and programmatic initiatives that promote local and regional food systems. Lisa serves as President of the Board of CitySeed in New Haven, CT, which operates five neighborhood farmers markets, a mobile market, and a number of city and state-wide initiatives that seek to engage the community in growing an equitable, local food system. She also serves on the steering committee of the Working Lands Alliance in Connecticut, a project of the American Farmland Trust. She is also a member of the Mid-Atlantic region board of NatureBridge, which provides children with science-based environmental education in six national park locations.