About Us

Good Farm Fund organizational structure:

Steering Committee
We advocate for Good Farm Fund and help fundraise.
Caroline Radice, Black Dog Farm & Catering
Cynthia Audo, Speech Therapist & locavore
Jason Pluck, Black Dog Farm & Catering
Jess Arnsteen, Parducci Estate Farm
Julia Dakin, Yokayo Ranch
Linda MacElwee, Anderson Valley Foodshed Group & MCRCD
Nicholas Petti, Mendo Bistro & Director of Culinary Program at Mendocino College
Sarah Bodnar, Bison Media & EDFC Board Member
Scott Cratty, Westside Renaissance Market Owner and MCFARM General Manager
Terri McCartney, EPA Director of Hopland Band of Pomo Indians
Virginia O’Rourke, Local Food Advocate

Farm Grant Committee
We are all farmers. We select the Good Farm Grant recipients.
Jess Arnsteen, Parducci Estate Farm
Ruthie King, The Grange School of Adaptive Agriculture
Caroline Radice, MendoLake FoodHub Project Manager, Black Dog Farm & Catering
Jason Pluck, Black Dog Farm & Catering
Michael Foley, Green Uprising Farm & Willits Farmers Market Manager
John Bailey, Superintendent, University of California ANR Hopland Research & Extension Center

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Good Farm Fund is a fiscally sponsored program of North Coast Opportunities, a Community Action Agency serving Lake & Mendocino Counties.