June Michaels

June Michaels, SONOMA Food Runners Bio Since she was a child, June was drawn to discovering solutions to fulfill needs. Finding ways to buy candy with a second-grade classmate was her first endeavor. While working as a San Francisco concierge for Marriott International Hotels, June witnessed many items headed for the dumpster which charities could … Read more

Arsel Perez

My name is Arsel Perez. I am a working college student with a passion for music, running, self-development, and community. I enjoy volunteering for Sonoma Food Runners because it enables me to be the messenger from donor to recipient. The process of receiving and delivering the food to people that need it is very fulfilling. … Read more

Suzi Grady

Suzi Grady is the Director of Petaluma Bounty. A seasoned farmer, she has 15 years of experience in building community around food access, gardening and food system collaboration. She speaks Spanish, trained at UC Santa Cruz Farm, a certified permaculturalist, graduate of the GETUP Program from SF Garden for the Environment and taught gardening, composting … Read more


ReGrained is a local company working on creative solutions to fight food waste. We focus on “upcycling” would-be-wasted ingredients and turning them into healthy and delicious snacks! We’re a Certified B Corp and 1% For the Planet. Today we produce 3 flavors of tasty and nutritious snack bars made with upcycled brewers’ grain. https://www.regrained.comReGrained is … Read more

Leslie Lukacs

In June 2019, Leslie Lukacs was hired as Executive Director of Zero Waste Sonoma formally known of the Sonoma County Waste Management Agency. Leslie has worked over 20 years in solid waste and resource management industry and, prior to this appointment, was the Director of Zero Waste at SCS Engineers, a solid waste, recycling and … Read more