Kirchner Food Fellows

Eric Flood

Eric is pursuing a Masters of International Business at the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. His studies focus on international finance, capital markets and development economics. He has worked in innovation and its funding throughout his professional career.

>> Read full profile

Yinuo (Jenny) Zhang

Jenny is pursuing a Master of Science in Foreign Service degree at Georgetown University with a focus on global business and finance. She is interested in the nexus of business, sustainability and technology.

>> Read full profile

Rachel Resek

Rachel is pursuing her MBA at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She is passionate about bringing together her experience in venture capital, operations and finance to build a healthier, more sustainable food system.

>> Read full profile

Karla Mariana Reséndiz-Contreras

Kirchner Food Fellowship – Mexico
Karla is a graduate student at UAQ (Autonomous University of Queretaro) in Queretaro, Mexico, where she earned a BSc in Agroindustrial Engineering. Currently she is working on a Masters in Plant Sciences at Wageningen University and Research.

>> Read full profile

Aydée Araceli Tirado Meza

Kirchner Food Fellowship – Mexico
Aydée is an agronomist from Queretaro, Mexico. She gained her B.Sc. in Engineering in Agronomy from Tecnologico de Monterrey. Having an entrepreneurial spirit, she was part of the HUB Explora program at her alma mater, and she is now undertaking a new project focused on urban agriculture and community engagement.

>> Read full profile

Rafael Quijada Landaverde

Kirchner Food Fellowship – Mexico
Rafael is a Graduate Associate and doctoral student in the Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership program at The Ohio State University (OSU). He earned an MSc in Agricultural Education from Texas Tech University (TTU) and a BSc in Environment and Development from Zamorano University (Honduras).

>> Read full profile

Abigail Napsuciale Heredia

Kirchner Food Fellowship – Mexico
Abigail is currently pursuing her BSc in Biotechnology Engineering at Instituto Politécnico Nacional in Guanajuato, México. She is also Co-founder and Executive Director of BioLaunch, an organization that seeks to promote and develop the bio-entrepreneurship ecosystem.

>> Read full profile

 

See also: Learn More About Application Requirements