Robert Partyka is responsible for coordinating the programmatic aspects of the Local Food Safety Collaborative. 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. He assists with project outreach and drafting of resource materials.
Prior to this position, Partyka worked for a federal contracting company managing the EEOC Training Institute. In this position he helped maintain the program’s website and ensured that training events ran smoothly.
Partyka received his Bachelor of Journalism degree in convergence journalism from the University of Missouri and holds a Masters of Science degree in agricultural communications from Oklahoma State University.