Lucia Sayre

Lucia Sayre

Lucia Sayre is director of regional innovation and community resilience for the Healthy Food in Health Care Program (HFHC) of Health Care Without Harm (HCWH). With over 25 years of experience in food systems and community organizing, Lucia provides leadership, vision,and direction for HFHC’s Regional Programs in the Western U.S., to engage the health care sector in cultivating best practices for supporting, advocating for,and investing in healthy and sustainable food systems. Lucia is responsible for designing innovative models that engage health care institutions in their role as anchor institutions to work with their local communities in building community health, wealth,and climate resilience. Lucia has been co-creating the Anchors in Resilient Communities (ARC) project in California for the past five years, which is now serving as a model for HCWH’s organizational transition to hold community resiliency at the core of all programming. (Berkeley, CA) @hcwithoutharm