Speakers at the N8 AgriFood Conference


Leon Ballin

Network Manager, Sustainable Food Cities

Leon Ballin has been enabling sustainable food activity for over 10 years. He is the Network Manager for Sustainable Food Cities taking a place-based, cross-sector & whole food system approach to food policy. Previously he has worked as a Senior Programme Manager at Soil Association Food for Life and delivered the East Midlands programme of Sustain’s Food Coops programme. After graduating from City University with a Food Policy MSc Leon was chair of the arts & food activist organisation Grow Sheffield which developed the now UK wide Abundance initiative.