Our Staff

Charlotte Mitchell

Charlotte Mitchell

Executive Director

“CFT protects the most valuable farmland so that we can continue to feed and clothe ourselves.”

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Chelsea Slaton

Chelsea Slaton

Conservation Director

“CFT brings together folks, really anyone who has a connection to landscapes, with a common goal of protecting California’s prime farmland to continue to grow food, fiber and foliage for people and communities everywhere.”

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Lauren Fox

Lauren Fox

Program Associate

“CFT not only protects farmland to guarantee food sustainability, but has beneficial, long-lasting effects on our health and well-being for future generations. There is an opportunity here to start a conversation about how land conservation affects not only farmers, but everyone across all sectors.”

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