We hope to reduce food insecurity by introducing a waste management system in rural households to produce animal feed for chickens.
Jennie Davis Duke U, United States of America
Aimee Lansdale Duke U, United States of America
Benjamin Cobb Duke Univeristy, United States of America
Allia Vaez Duke U, United States of America
Hailey Diaz Duke U, United States of America
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Meet the Team
Waste to Taste is composed of five undergraduate and graduate students at Duke University. All of us are taking a class in the Duke Global Health Institute called Global Nutrition, taught by Dr. Dori Steinberg. The Thought For Food challenge is a class project that we hope becomes so much more than that.
Our team comes from all different academic backgrounds, but we all have the same mission is mind: use Waste to Taste to feed nine billion people by 2050.
Jennie is a second year candidate for the Masters in International Development Policy Program at the Sanford School of Public Policy. After graduation, she hopes to work in the field of food security and entrepreneurship with a focus on West Africa.
Ben is a first year graduate candidate pursuing his master’s in Global Health at Duke University. Ben’s goal after completion of his master’s degree is to pursue a career in global nutrition, hoping to work as a Nutrition Director/Specialist for a faith based organization in a developing country.
Aimee is senior at Duke University studying Global Health and International Comparative Studies. She is interested in international health development focused on nutrition and food security.
Allia is a first year candidate for a Master’s of Science in Global Health through the Duke Global Health Institute. She hopes to attend medical school to become a neonatologist after obtaining her master’s degree.
Hailey is a first year candidate in the Masters of Science in Global Health program through the Duke Global Health Institute. She graduated from Duke University in 2016, with a BA in Global Health and Spanish and plans to use her academic and personal skills to empower others.