Luby has been actively involved in food cooperatives, workers’ collectives, local and organic food supply chains and small & medium scale community based agriculture for the past 30 years. She current serves on the HR Services team at Portland’s non-profit Mercy Corps, an international NGO. Luby serves MFC in a variety of roles, but most visibly as quarterly newsletter editor, member equity administrator, business committee member and general advisor. Luby loves the Montavilla neighborhood and is passionate about home-grown, homemade food, preserving good land for growing and raising food, the underdog and connecting people to resources. A die-hard optimist, Luby truly believes we can all live in peace and without hunger.