Donna Leuchten Nuccio is the Director of Healthy Food Access at Reinvestment Fund, a national leader in rebuilding America’s distressed towns and cities through the innovative use of capital and information. At Reinvestment Fund, her role includes managing a national network of 18 Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) active in healthy food financing as well as business development and loan originations for the organization’s food portfolio. Reinvestment Fund has invested in over 150 food businesses, including food retail, distribution and production. Prior to joining Reinvestment Fund, Mrs. Leuchten Nuccio was the Director of Sustainable Food Systems for UpLift Solutions, a national nonprofit consulting organization founded by Jeff Brown to support food retail entrepreneurs entering underserved and low income markets. Mrs. Leuchten Nuccio was also a Bill Emerson National Hunger Fellow.