Chelsea began working with New Venture Advisors in 2012, after meeting Kathy during an internship with the HOPE Collaborative Food Hub Project in her hometown of Oakland, CA.
In her role as Project Coordinator for New Venture Advisors, Chelsea leads secondary research, assists with project outreach, and provides administrative support on client and internal projects.
Chelsea graduated from Haverford College with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Environmental Studies. She wrote her undergraduate thesis on the politics of the United States Farm Bill and its impacts on environmental and public health. She continues to be interested in the ways that public and private innovations can support the development of strong regional food systems. Chelsea currently lives in Oakland, CA. When she is not working, can be found eating and hiking her way through the greater Bay Area.