Our Team


Jessica Morgan:  Executive Director

B.S. Horticulture
M.S. Nonprofit Administration
Horticultural Therapist
Certified Master Gardener
Clinical Herbalist Western Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine


Erica Wharton:  Program Director

B.S. Computer Science

Certified Master Gardener
Horticultural Therapist
Past Nonprofit Executive Director




President, Mark Tobin – Retired Assistant Director of the National Wildlife Research Center, USDA

Vice President, Ryan Abbott – Assistant Director of District Management and Administration

Treasurer, Tom Paulson – CPA and Financial Planner

Co-Secretary, Clay Tomcak – Farmer, Past LYG Instructor

Co-Secretary, Jason Barton –  University and High School Educator in Agricultural Entrepreneurship

Board Member, Andrew Swanson – Engineer at Hewlett Packard

Board Member, Mary Bahus-Meyer – Business Owner, Past Chairperson of MLK Day Events

Board Member, Sheri McCaskill – Director of PR, Marketing and Sponsorship

Board Member, Alex Myh – Recycle Operations Manager, Community Outreach