Founding Director

Jane Rabinowicz was the Founding Director of The Bauta Family Initiative on Canadian Seed Security at SeedChange, formerly USC Canada. She led the program from 2012 to 2016. She is currently Executive Director at SeedChange, sharing the title with Martin Settle as a leadership team. Jane volunteers on the Board of Directors of Tides Canada. Prior to joining the SeedChange team, Jane co-founded the Silver Dollar Foundation, was Director of Development at Equiterre (2010-2011) and Executive Director of Santropol Roulant (2005-2010). 

SeedChange, one of Canada’s longest-standing international cooperation organizations, oversees the overall direction and implementation of the program, bringing experience from years of participation in Seedy Saturdays across Canada, as well as a depth of knowledge from its Seeds of Survival program overseas.