How to pronounce Jyotika’s Name
Jyotika is the Grants and Evaluation Coordinator for Farm to Cafeteria Canada. She is
passionate about food security, children’s health and well-being, and promoting
equitable access to resources for all communities. Her work in research and evaluation
is guided by a fundamental belief in the importance of using intersectional and strength-
She holds a Master of Public Policy from Simon Fraser University where she did her
thesis on addressing gaps in social and emotional well-being among youth in BC.
Before that, she earned a Bachelor of Arts from University of British Columbia, studying
Political Science with a minor in Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice.
Jyotika is currently located on the unceded and ancestral homes of the Musqueam,
Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh nations. In her spare time, you can find her exploring the
outdoors or doing her best to keep her houseplants alive.