Chelsea Matzen is responsible for coordinating the programmatic aspects of the Local Food Safety Collaborative at National Farmers Unions Foundation. This includes serving as a liaison with partner organizations, assisting in preparation of project schedules and budgets, as well as monitoring and tracking project progress. She assists with project outreach and in the drafting of resource materials.
Prior to employment with NFU, Matzen was an Associate Consultant with a small Federal consulting firm, Corner Alliance. In her previous role, she supported two grants at the Department of Commerce related to public safety broadband.
Matzen graduated from American University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science that concentrated on policy.