Contact the BCF Planning Committee

To suggest a speaker, event or activity that might be an innovative or interesting way to engage the campus community, please e-mail your idea to Bates Contemplates Food co-chair Jennifer Richard, director of donor programs, Office of College Advancement.

To comment on or inquire about:

The Bates Contemplates Food initiative, please e-mail Heather Bumps, Assistant to President Elaine Tuttle Hansen;

Food-related events at Bates (including submissions for the listing) or the BCF Web site, please e-mail Doug Hubley, Staff Writer, Office of Communications and Media Relations;

Bates Dining Services, please e-mail Christine Schwartz, Director.

Bates Contemplates Food Planning Committee

  • Elaine Tuttle Hansen, President
  • Jennifer Richard (co-chair), Director of Donor Programs, Office of College Advancement
  • Anna Bartel, Associate Director, Harward Center for Community Partnerships
  • Heather Bumps, Assistant to the President
  • Susan Futrell (advisor), One Backyard Consulting
  • Emily Grady ’10
  • Doug Hubley, Staff Writer, Communications and Media Relations
  • Molly Ladd ’09
  • Lynne Lewis, Associate Professor of Economics
  • Lucy Neeley ’09
  • Camille Parrish, Learning Associate, Program in Environmental Studies
  • Christine Schwartz, Director, Bates Dining Services