Sylvain Charlebois has been appointed to Second Harvest’s board of directors. Based in Halifax, Charlebois is a professor and director of the Agri-Food Analytics Food Lab at Dalhousie University, and former dean of the faculty of management.
He is also a Canadian researcher in food distribution and food policy. Previously, his position was professor of the faculty of agriculture. Before that, he worked with the Canadian Agrifood Foresight Institute, University of Guelph, and University of Regina.
“We are so excited Sylvain has joined the Second Harvest Board of Directors,” Lori Nikkel, CEO of Second Harvest said. “His experience and knowledge in the Canadian food space are immeasurable. The level of scientific expertise that Sylvain brings will be a major strategic asset for Second Harvest and the people and planet we serve.”