Alyssa Vilela, garden education assistant at Poughkeepsie Farm Project, has provided education about healthy food and gardening through all of PFP's education programs. She recently joined the team of educators running PFP's new after school programs at six schools in Poughkeepsie. Alyssa believes nutrition is a very important aspect of healthy living. In the future, she hopes to be a doctor and promote the importance sustainable and healthy eating practices. Alyssa has a true passion for sustainable healthcare for everyone regardless of race, class or country.