Our Board of Directors

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Steven Deheeger

Steven Deheeger brings nearly 20 years of labor, housing, immigration, prison abolition, dismantling toxic white masculinity, and food justice organizing experience to Just Food’s board. He is currently the Senior Manager of Policy and Advocacy at City Harvest and also serves on the board of Banana Kelly Community Improvement Association in the South Bronx. Steven has been a member of the Just Food community since 2010 and is honored to support Just Food’s commitment to racial, social, economic, and environmental justice.

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preston roundtree

Preston Roundtree is a dedicated community organizer, urban farmer, photo journalist and an advocate for food justice. He Co-Founded the Tehuti Ma’at Association, and directs the Organic Food for the People project. Preston has partnered with Just Food through the Tehuti Ma'at Community Garden where he also serves as the president. Preston is passionate about Just Food's commitment to racial, social, economic, and environmental justice, and is excited to support Just Food's work.


Erika strong

As a national anti-racist trainer, facilitator, and organizer, Erika Strong is passionately committed to helping groups and organizations imagine and design internal systems that build sustainable, supportive, and equitable work environments. They are founding partner of Weav Studio, a national organizational design studio. Erika is also a culinary artist, prison abolitionist, and an enrolled member of the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska. They hold a M.P.H. in community-oriented public health practice from the University of Washington School of Public Health and a B.A. in anthropology and a B.S. in public health from the University of Washington, Seattle.


Steph Wiley

Steph Wiley is a Queens, New York born serial entrepreneur.  He is a founding member of the worker-owned cooperative Brooklyn Packers, a labor force that sources, packs, and runs distribution for small food delivery companies. Brooklyn Packers is a Just Food community partner and  believes that the positive power of collaboration and community can overcome systematic and institutionalized oppression.