Crista Martin

Crista Martin is the director for strategic initiatives and communications at Harvard University Dining Services (HUDS). Since joining HUDS in 1998, Crista has helped establish HUDS' full-service marketing and design center, providing all communications support for its 30-plus operations. Crista also spearheads HUDS Strategic Initiatives, guiding the planning and implementation of work in the areas of sustainability, food donation, business development and planning, customer service, and more. She is a member of Menu of Change University Research Collaborative, and was named a "Food Hero" by the City of Cambridge in 2015 for her work on HUDS' food donation program. (Cambridge, MA)