Megan is a graduate student at the School for of Public and Environmental Affairs, studying sustainable development. She serves as the Secretary and Communications Team Leader. She’s a local food and sustainable agriculture advocate, and the Orchard has taught her how to begin feeding herself. She says she immediately felt at home in the Orchard community and is excited to foster her love of the Orchard in others.
Josh has been involved with numerous nonprofit and private-sector entrepreneurial start-ups. Thanks to this experience, he played a large role in the development of the Orchard’s strategic plan. Currently, Josh oversees the Orchard’s governance, leadership recruitment, and partnership initiatives.
Ross serves as the Education Team Co-chair, which offers classes on tree planting, orchard management, and more. He also teaches poetry at Indiana University, and writes, these days, poems about figs–which you can find growing at the Orchard!
Amy Roche, Chair
Amy also serves as the Outreach Team Chair. She’s a life-long fruit lover and can’t think of much more inspiring than growing and sharing fruit. Amy says she’s here to learn how to do just that, and share what she learns.