Jesse Donham is a researcher working with Agroecology Europe, focusing on the AGROMIX and AE4EU Horizon 2020 projects primarily on policy. She holds a B.A. in Political Science (University of California, Berkeley), B.S. in Society and Environment (University of California, Berkeley) and an M.A. in International Relations with an emphasis on Food Systems (Melbourne University). She has worked in various levels of government, both local and state, as well as within numerous NGOs such as Slow Food and the Food Sovereignty Alliance Australia. She is also the Editor-in-Chief of an environmental and agricultural magazine and works intermittently as a farmer to understand all levels of the food systems holistically.