Our Staff

Victoria Beaty

Executive Director

Christine Kelley

Director of Farm Operations

Danielle Guerin

Farm Manager

Growing Places Indy | GPI operates with the mission to improve lives in Indianapolis through Urban Agriculture, Fresh Local Produce and Mind-Body Education.

Natalie Mahlan

Financial Manager

Board members

Melanie Priest

President

Growing Places Indy | GPI operates with the mission to improve lives in Indianapolis through Urban Agriculture, Fresh Local Produce and Mind-Body Education.

Ed Rice

Treasurer
Director of Product Design, Eli Lilly

Germaine Willett

Secretary
Senior Counsel, Ice Miller LLP

Stacia Buechler

Partner, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

Laura Henderson

Growing Places Indy Founder
Program Manager, Big Green Indianapolis

Lyndsay Crespo

Director of Grants, John Boner Neighborhood Centers

Lauren Day

Owner, CityStrategies, LLC

Charlie Redd

Owner & Creative Director, Haven Yoga Studio

Ryan Hunley

Owner & Art Director, Second Street Creative

Candace Boyd Wiley

Food Creative, Board Member

Danielle M. Dove

Director of Marketing & Sales, Indiana Repertory Theater

Tonya Sisco

Project Director of External Diversity Initiatives at Cummins

Sponsors & Partners

We could not do the work we do without the generous support of our partners. We thank them for their continuous support and attempt to recognize them as often as possible.