Demalda Newsome

Board Member | Founder of Newsome Community Farms, Tulsa, OK

Demalda Newsome operates Newsome Community Farms, Inc. and the North Tulsa Farmer’s Market in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She works to empower low-income communities by increasing their access to ownership of their food systems through education, workshops and community collaborations. One of the farmer’s market’s main objectives is to provide community members and area farmers a place to sell and purchase fresh and nutritious produce. Demalda also serves on two national boards and one regional board that work toward a more just food system for all people.