Lindsey Lusher Shute
Lindsey co-founded the National Young Farmers Coalition and led the organization as executive director for 10 years. Lindsey is an owner of Hearty Roots Farm, a diversified vegetable and livestock operation in New York's Hudson Valley. At Young Farmers, Lindsey built a network of 150,000 farmers and activists to support grassroots campaigns on the issues of land affordability, conservation, credit, student loans, and farmer training. She has keynoted conferences across the country.
You may know her from the Young Farmers Podcast
Lindsey also serves as a local elected official in Clermont, New York.