• Friday, August 18, 2017

Farm To School / School Garden Coordinator – Rick Sherman featured on In the Garden with Mike Darcy

Rick Sherman:  Farm to School/School Garden Coordinator, Oregon Department of Education

Rick was hired by the Oregon Department of Education in 2012 as the Farm to School/School Garden coordinator after working for 32 years for a food service management company.  The last 20 of those years have been spent as a Director of Nutrition Services in Eugene, Albany and Dallas (Oregon). Rick Graduated from Western Washington University with a degree in Education.  He has been a runner for almost forty years, competing at the national level in the Steeplechase, and has been a high school track and cross country coach for 20 years. Rick is a Master Gardener, loves home brewing, & riding dirt bikes.  He spends his spare time in his backyard garden and raising chickens.

 

WEBSITE:  www.ode.state.or.us/go/f2sgardens

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