Sam Greenlee, Executive Director, Alchemist CDC, joined the Alchemist team after six years in the professional food safety industry and several years in community organizing as a co-founder of the Oak Park Fix-it Cafe. Sam is passionate about building strong equitable communities where the most vulnerable neighbors can flourish and is particularly interested in inclusive economic development and place-making. He is a resident of the Oak Park neighborhood and can be found spending his free time gardening, taking evening walks with his spouse, and playing with his kids.
When you have a dream, it’s easy to feel defensive and resentful about serious questions and concerns. In this session, we will explore the importance of asking yourself tough questions and doing the preparatory work to keep your dream from becoming a nightmare. This panel discussion will draw on Alchemist Kitchen’s experience helping entrepreneurs take […]