Ariel joined the MACED team in 2018. Prior to joining MACED, Ariel worked for Marstel-Day at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort and the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center supporting the installation’s Government and External Affairs offices with strategic communications, public affairs, environmental conservation, and outreach to build strong community partnerships. Ariel also worked for the Center for Environmental Farming Systems as a liaison and procurement agent for Lowes Foods, a grocery chain with over 100 stores in the Carolinas. She developed and managed the chain’s local produce program, and helped facilitate workshops across the state on how small producers can grow their business into retail markets.
She holds a Bachelor of Science in Food Systems from North Carolina State University, and is a certified Project Management Professional. Ariel coordinates MACED’s internal and external communications through outreach events, online presence, print materials, partnerships, and more.
Please direct all media inquiries to Ariel.