Amanda Fusilli |Making a Difference in Food Deserts in Detroit

In 2011, Amanda became Detroit Community Liaison for Whole Foods Market. In the position, she was the main point of contact for the community, which involved listening, trust building, and fostering a new type of relationship between the community and a company, which now serves as a model for community relationship building for Whole Foods Market.

In 2014, Amanda was named one of Fast Company Magazine’s Most Creative People in Business for this work .Amanda Musilli is currently the Mission and Higher Purpose Coordinator in the South region of Whole Foods Market. This includes supporting the Whole Foods Market Green Mission and Health Starts Here programs, building awareness and support for Whole Foods Market’s three foundations and creating a regional Conscious Leadership program. Most recently, Amanda has transformed 1.4 acres of asphalt parking lot into a thriving educational farm which is open to the community, in partnership with the Whole Kids Foundation.