Micah (they/them & he/him) currently manages a Hydroponic Farm Business and Training Program for Pillsbury United Communities (PUC). They are committed to developing future hydroponic managers in controlled environment agriculture. Prior to their work at PUC, Micah worked for commercial hydroponic start-ups in Brooklyn, New York growing specialty herbs and culinary mushrooms for Whole Foods Market.
Outside of work, Micah is a foodie, a parks lover, and an all-around new hobby enthusiast. They see the value in peer on peer mentorship and envision a future where all non-binary and trans youth have a community they can lean on for support and guidance with their transition.
Micah earned their Bachelor degree in Biology from St. Olaf College and while he was raised in Northern Illinois, he calls Minnesota home.