STEPHANIE HUGHES

Regional Program Coordinator,
Atlantic Canada
shughes@usc-canada.org

Steph has worked with The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security since its launch in 2013. Having worked for many years with environmental justice and food security organizations in Atlantic Canada and internationally, working to advance resilient local seed systems has been a rich and rewarding experience.  Steph has an academic background in International Development Studies and brings professional experience in communications, facilitation, permaculture, and program design. Steph works remotely in Halifax, Nova Scotia, in collaboration with the regional implementation partner, the Atlantic Canadian Organic Regional Network (ACORN). Read more about the program in Atlantic Canada.