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Michel Nischan

Wholesome Wave
President/CEO, Founder
As the son of displaced farmers, Michel Nischan, CEO, Founder and President of Wholesome Wave, grew up with a great appreciation for local agriculture and those who work the land. He translated these childhood values into a career as a James Beard Award-winning chef, author and restaurateur, becoming a catalyst for change in the sustainable food movement. A lifetime Ashoka Fellow, Michel serves on the Board of Trustees for the James Beard Foundation, and The Rodale Institute.