Heather M. Zoller (Ph.D.) is a Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the Communication Department at the University of Cincinnati. Her research and teaching focuses on health and organizational communication. She investigates community organizing and activism aimed at improving public and worker health by addressing the environmental, economic, and social roots of inequality. She is very excited about the work of CUCI and Apple Street Market to bring affordable, nutritious food to Cincinnati in a way that builds community capital through worker and community ownership. She also serves on the Board of Ohio Citizen Action.