Staff

Marcel Van Ooyen, Executive Director
Julie A. Walsh, Assistant Director
David Hurd, Director, Office of Recycling Outreach & Education
Michael Hurwitz, Director, Greenmarket
Gerard Lordahl, Director, Open Space Greening
Michael Zamm, Director, Environmental Education

Administration

Dennis Conroy, Comptroller
Ben Gordon
Cindy Ma
Pamela Oleas

Monique Rodriguez
Priscilla Rosado
Jun Wang

Development

Amanda Gentile
Sara Leitch

Nathan Patterson

Environmental Education

David Saphire, LGE Coordinator

 

Recycling Champions

Thaddeus Copeland, Program Manager
Katharine Wimsatt, Assistant Manager
Gregory Behl
Brieanne Berry
Lesley Barewin

Joshua Feinberg
Daneille Foster-Russell
Jackie Junttonen
Apoorva Mathur
Sam Silver
Laura Veno

Open Space Greening

Mike Rezny, Assistant Director
Lenny Librizzi, Director of Green Infrastructure
Rachel Brauser
Shawn Brody
Lars Chellberg

Shawn Connell
Sebert Harper
Ben McCloud

Grow To Learn NYC

Jessie Kerr-Vanderslice, Director
Kira Cohenmilo

Che’von Cooper
Arielle Hartman

Office of Recycling Outreach and Education

Christina Salvi, Assistant Director
Emily Bachman
Kathleen Crosby
John H Johnson III
James Ledoux
Jon Klar
James Ledoux

Carl-Harry Nau
Ana Paglione
Vitaliy Piltser
Michael Rieser
Jared Sessum
Ermin Siljkovic
Jae Watkins

Food Scrap Compost Collection at Greenmarket

Sarah Beck
Rachel Becker
Rachel Boeglin
Elise Dahan
Pamela Davis
Jerry Eaderesto
Victor Flores
Jessica Friedman
David Gaul
Lisa Giordano
Michelle Hernandez
 

William Jett
Jennifer Kanter
John Karl
Ian Kirby
Rose Li
Michael Mullaley
Max Newland
Mary Prall 
Sima Rana
Anna Rosencranz
Joy Scanlon
 

Greenmarket

Cheryl Huber, Assistant Director
John Ameroso
Pierina Arias
Lara Bock
Jessenia Cagle
Dustin Carlson
Liz Carollo
Cory Cervone
Cathy Chambers
Rafelia Collis
Heidi Dolnick
Jessica Douglas
Kathleen Ernsting
Dorothy Ferrante
Cara Gross
Laurel Halter
Ivory Harris
Caroline Hiteshew
Margaret Hoffman
David Hughes
Gene Jacobson
Guramrit Khalsa
Tara Laruffa
Egon Lateef

Winnifred Lee
Elizabeth Lyon
Hana Martinez
Laura McDonald
Emilee Pereira
Robert Perry
Nicole Petti
Phebe Pierson
Luz Portillo
Henry Randall
Rishma Rodriguez
June Russell
Lobsang Samten
Robert Shepherd
Arlene Sicardo
Nan Smith
Susie Spodek
Gabriella Stern
Alexis Stevens
Nina Vizcarrondo
Stephen Wade
Chelsea Whittaker
Emily Winkler-Morey
TK Zellers

FARMroots

Chris Wayne, Project Director

Jack Hornickel
Maria Rojas

Greenmarket Co.

Olivia Blanchflower, Director of Wholesale and Distribution
Jackie Bach
Brian Goldblatt

Tevon McNair
Ashley Mueller
Poul Price
Santos Rivera

Fresh FoodBox

Nicole Tucker, Program Coordinator
Gabriella Cappo
Katherine Clary
Luz Cruz
Ada DaCosta
Jayne Henson
Carron Jackson

Siobhan Keys
Candice Kilpatrick
Carey King
Ellen Knipping
Abigail Lee
Max Newland
Anita Sampat

Youthmarket

Kori Petrovic Program Coordinator

 

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  • Greenmarket

    Our network of farmers markets, Youthmarkets, Fresh Food Box pick-ups, and Greenmarket Co. ensures that all New Yorkers have access to the freshest, healthiest local food.

  • Recycle

    We blanket the five boroughs with resources like textile and food scrap collection, Stop 'N' Swaps, and free training to make waste reduction easy for all.

  • Garden

    We build and support community and school gardens through tool loans, volunteer days, technical assistance, training, school garden grants and more.

  • Teach

    We foster future environmental stewards by providing 60,000 children each year with programs that provide meaningful interactions with the natural environment.