Our Team
Our team is small but mighty! We are a group of passionate, bright, hard working individuals who are excited about changing the world.
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Our Staff

Jennifer Anderson
Executive Director

David Ryle

David Ryle
Director of Programs

Jennifer Salvo

Cailin Coolbaugh
Director of Individual Giving

Grace Hardy
Program Operations Manager


Luke Carneal
Agricultural Manager

Alexandria Sasek
GROW Careers Program Manager

Amanda Swanson
Finance & Operations Manager

Raechel Meyer
Engagement Specialist

Kat McCaughern
Garden Educator

Sheree Hawk
Community Ambassador

Kenyada Wise
Junior Program Assistant

Ricardo Marroquin
Junior Program Assistant

Our Board

Bob Prachar, President
SPRINGER Leadership, LLC
Founder & President

Melissa Hinmon, Interim Vice President
Director of Equity Trading

 Alex Lutz, Treasurer
Chair, Finance Committee
American Student Transportation Partners — 
Senior Financial Planning Analyst

Tessa Henry, Secretary
Chair, Internal Affairs Committee
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Foreign Service Officer

Ashlie Delshad, Member
Assoc. Professor of Political Science & Faculty Assoc. for Student Success
West Chester University of PA

Dennis Wilson

Lia LoBello, Member
Co-Chair, External Affairs Committee
DC Communications — Founder & Owner

Kay Hunsberger, Member
Co-Chair, External Affairs Committee
Executive Director
Merck & Co. Inc

Denise Williams, Member
Member, Internal Affairs Committee
Be ReZilient, Healing Through The Arts

Our Committee Members

Lisa Hancock, External Affairs Committee
Director of Institutional Giving at Natural Lands
Erich Pingel, Governance Committee
Investment Research Manager at Vanguard
Ace Ahmed, Finance Committee
Corporate Strategy Analyst at Vanguard

Our Support Staff

Michele Gerace

Kornell Rancy
Web Administrator