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Amanda Karls, J.D.

Foodvocate LLC Principal, Amanda Karls, J.D. has worked on behalf of a range of clients, partners, and project funders, including nonprofit organizations, policy coalitions, academic think tanks, state and local governments, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture. This background allows her to work across sectors to achieve meaningful results that can support both organizational values and positive public health outcomes.


In addition to law and food policy, she has background in food entrepreneurship, food marketing, and recipe development. Her favorite food is a perfectly ripe summer tomato. 

Amanda Karls