Board of Directors

Thelonius Cook


Mighty Thundercloud Edible Forest Virginia's Eastern Shore (Owner/Operator)

Mary Kathryn (MK) Barnet

Vice President

Open Book Farm Western Maryland (Farmer)

Edwin Remsberg


Edwin Remsberg Photographs Fallston, MD (Photographer)

Dennis Fuze


Purcellville, VA

Nathan Bergdoll

West Virginia Department of Agriculture West Virginia (Planning Coordinator)

Carolynn Brunette

Prince Charitable Trusts Washington, DC) (Managing Director)

Farmer Chippy

Baltimore, MD (Farmer, PPHUF)

Dr. Chimene Castor

Washington, DC & Charles County (Assistant Professor and Clinical Coordinator at Howard University)

Tom Croghan

The Vineyards at Dodon Davidsonville, MD (Winemaker)

Lisa Duff

Oak Spring Farm Central Maryland (Farmer)

Eliza Greenman

Warrenton, VA (Orchardist)

Amanda Grev

University of Maryland Extension Maryland (Specialist)

Susan Immelt

Lutherville, MD

Billy McCarthy

Baltimore County, MD (Farmer)

Beth McGee

Chesapeake Bay Foundation Annapolis, MD (Director of Science and Agricultural Policy)

Keith Ohlinger

Porch View Farm, Woodbine, MD

Liz Riffle

Riffle Farms West Virginia (Owner/Operator)

Shelley Rudick

The Taft Organization Southern Maryland (Vice President)

Dana Slater

Baltimore County, MD (Corporate Relations Development Consultant)

Renard Turner

Vanguard Ranch Central Virginia (Owner/Operator)

Steven Jones

Eastern Shore Agriculture Sustains (Founder) Cecil County, MD

Chip Planck

President Emeritus

Wheatland Vegetable Farms Purcellville, VA (Farmer)

Rudy Arredonodo

Washington DC (Founder & President Latino Farmers and Ranchers International Inc)