Antonio Roman-Alcalá

Antonio Roman-Alcalá is an educator, researcher, writer, musician, and father based in San Francisco. He holds a BA from University of California at Berkeley, and an MA from the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS). Antonio helped found and manage San Francisco’s Alemany Farm, the San Francisco Urban Agriculture Alliance, and the California Food Policy Council, and his 2010 documentary film, In Search of Good Food, can be viewed free online. Currently, Antonio teaches permaculture with the Urban Permaculture Institute, is starting a new blog and book project (, while continuing to independently conduct activist-scholar research.