Navina Khanna Co-founder of Live Real and a Movement Strategy Center Fellow

Navina Khanna, a Movement Strategy Center Associate, has dedicated 15 years to creating a more just and sustainable world through transforming food systems. With a background in sustainable agriculture and food justice, Navina has worked as an educator, community organizer, and policy advocate, bridging sectors to build a stronger and more strategic food movement. In 2010, she co-founded Live Real, a national initiative amplifying the power of young people in frontline communities re-shaping food systems. Navina currently serves on the Oakland Food Policy Council, the board of Food Policy Action, and the coordinating committee of the US Food Sovereignty Alliance. A first generation South Asian American, her worldview is shaped by growing up – and growing food – in India and the US.