Pat Learmonth is the Director of Farms at Work, a non-profit charitable project of Tides Canada. Pat served as the Environmental Farm Plan Representative and Workshop Leader for Peterborough County for seven years, and co-founded the Kawartha Farm Stewardship Collaborative. She is Vice-Chair of the Greater Peterborough Area Agricultural Advisory Committee and Co-Chair of the Sustainable Peterborough Working Group on Food and Farming. Pat holds a B.A. (Environmental Studies) and a degree in Law, and teaches at Fleming College. Through her work, teaching, research, consulting and personal experience, she has developed extensive networks with farms and farming organizations within the Kawartha region, as well as across Ontario. Pat and her husband own a farm near Peterborough.