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Wholesome Wave hires new communications director

Ralph Loglisci
Wholesome Wave, the Connecticut-based group that promotes fresh, locally grown food in underserved neighborhoods, has hired Ralph Loglisci as its director of communications and public outreach.

Loglisci spent the last several years as the project director for the Johns Hopkins Healthy Monday Project based at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health's Center for a Livable Future.

Before joining the center served as the communications director for the Pew Commission on Industrial Farm Animal Production and the Berman Institute of Bioethics. He was previously an Emmy Award-winning broadcast journalist.

Wholesome Wave partners with farmers markets, community leaders, healthcare providers, nonprofits and government entities on its programs make locally grown food more available and affordable.