dream team

Dream Greens are grown by the innovative, passionate people at  AeroFarms, a sustainable indoor farming company. This greens family is committed to changing the way the world farms and eats. Meet a handful of our happy dream team below. 

Alina Zolotareva, RDN, Dream GreensMarketing Manager, Veggie Cheerleader
Alina Zolotareva, RDN

Marketing Manager, Veggie Cheerleader

I enjoy dancing salsa, trying vegetarian recipes, exploring new cities, writing love poems, hearing people’s stories, working on causes I believe in.

My favorite meal is vegetarian greens lasagna and anything chocolate!

My dream is for all people to have the equal opportunities to pursue their dreams.

I’m excited to work for AeroFarms because it allows me to contribute to so many important causes (sustainability, food access, community building) as well as my passion for healthy, delicious food and nutrition.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Watercress!

Sayyid Johnson, Dream Greens Technician, Greens Whisperer
Sayyid Johnson

Technician, Greens Whisperer

I enjoy dancing, listening to music, watching scary movies.

My favorite meal is baked ziti. 

My dream is to end starvation across the world.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because one day we’re gonna help feed the entire world!

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Red Romaine. 

David Rosenberg, Dream Greens CEO
David Rosenberg

CEO, Chief Salad Maker

I enjoy hanging out with my family and teaching my kids new things.

My favorite meal is watercress and ruby streak salad with feta cheese, Mediterranean olives and roasted red peppers with olive oil.

My dream is to have a massive positive impact.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because I get to work with great people every day on challenging problems that will change the world.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Ruby Streaks mustard green. 

Juliana Canale

Food Safety Manager, Quality Queen

I enjoy experimental baking, volunteering, engaging in good conversation, traveling, and trying new things.

My favorite meal is anything from scratch!

My dream is to educate and enable people to make environmentally, socially, nutritiously, and ethically conscious decisions that positively impact themselves, the Earth, and future generations. Change starts from within!

I’m excited to work for AeroFarms because we are providing safe, quality, fresh, and local food to cities with a thoughtful, sustainable, and innovative approach.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Pac Choi.

Hannah Caswell, Dream Greens Marketing Coordinator, Community Champion
Hannah Caswell

Sales & Marketing Coordinator, Community Champion

I enjoy biking (particularly in Fall), camping, sitting around a campfire, and gluten-free baking experiments. 

My favorite meal is honey-lime sweet potato, black bean and corn tacos.

My dream is to have a world where the basic needs are humans are met, while respecting the Earth at the same time.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because not only are we working to create an innovative farming technique, but we are setting an example of how companies can both be socially and environmentally conscious.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Watercress!

Marc Oshima, Dream Greens CMO
Marc Oshima

CMO, Chief Flavor Officer

I enjoy going to the farmer’s market to shop and be inspired to cook with the highest quality ingredients and freshest produce.

My favorite meal is anything that brings family and friends together to enjoy and savor the moment.

My dream is to democratize access to good food that tastes great and is healthy and safe.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because we are transforming agriculture to build responsible farms all over the world to impact positively humanity.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Watercress.

Alex Rudnicki, Dream Greens Operations Coordinator
Alex Rudnicki

Operations Coordinator, Logistics Guru

I enjoy music, photography, cooking, and traveling.

My favorite meal is anything Thai. 

My dream is for friendship between all nations.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because we’re forging a new industry.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Ruby Streaks.

Lisa Newman, Dream Greens COO
Lisa Newman

COO, Head of Lettuce

I enjoy traveling the world with my family.

My favorite meal is a really good Chai Latte.

My dream is to responsibly produce locally grown, nutritious, beyond organic baby leafy greens in cities across the globe.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because of their focus on environmental and social responsibility with an economic lens.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Arugula.

Emilie Bacon, Harvesting & Packaging Manager
Emilie Bacon

Packaging Manager, Greens Traffic Controller

I enjoy cooking, hiking, singing, and eating our leafy greens!

My favorite meal is anything Thai!

My dream is to allow people globally be able to access produce. AeroFarms is making that happen.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because AeroFarms has great values with an invaluable mission. I love being part of the team, who all have that same mission. This is truly a special business. Knowing that we can provide tasty, local produce to places you wouldn’t normally see is fantastic!

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Arugula!

Michael Fernandez, Lead Systems Engineer - Dream Greens
Michael Fernandez

Lead Systems Engineer, Tech Genius

I enjoy biking, metalworking, singing, woodworking, astronomy, and learning languages (human and computer).

My favorite meal is anything Tex-Mex.

My dream is to help create realistic and practical solutions for a sustainable world.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because we have a great mission and even better people!

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Red Romaine.

 

Jess Karol, Junior Software Engineer, Tech Genius
Jess Karol

Software Engineer, Tech Genius too

I enjoy running, tennis, gardening and fermentation.

My favorite meal is farm fresh vegetables and local fish.

My dream is to create an agriculture system that is sustainable and to ensure all species have a habitat in which they can thrive.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because I’m surrounded by amazing people who are passionately working toward a common goal.

My favorite Dream Green is Ruby Streaks.

Ed Harwood, PhD CSO, Inventor in Chief
Ed Harwood, PhD

CSO, Inventor in Chief

I enjoy sailing, snowshoeing, writing poetry, reading, family, and volunteering.

My favorite meal is oatmeal cookies. That’s a meal right?

My dream is peace.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because it has grown so big and has such great potential for global impact.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Ruby Streaks

Alejandra Lara Albeno, Technician - Dream Greens
Alejandra Lara Albeno

Technician, Keeper of the Growing Cloth

I enjoy dancing. 

My favorite meal is chicken with broccoli and rice.

My dream is to make the world a better place. 

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because they treat everyone with dignity and respect.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Kale. 

David Catarino, Research & Development - Dream Greens
David Catarino

Research & Development, Greens Whisperer

I enjoy games, walking, TV, and talking.

My favorite meal is pizza, chicken and mashed potatoes … not all at the same time.

My dream is to see everyone around the world eat a fresh slice of pizza.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because I get to talk with amazing co-workers.

My favorite Dream Green is Baby Red Romaine. 

Ashnai Scott, Sanitation & Greens Whisperer - Dream Greens
Ashani Scott

Sanitation, Greens Whisperer

I enjoy cooking, singing, and swimming.

My favorite meal is curried mutton.

My dream is to create a diet that will be able to cure cancer using all organic plant based foods.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because of the great people, great environment, and great company.

My favorite leafy green is Baby Kale.

James Ratdke, Plant Scientist - Dream Greens
James Radtke

Plant Scientist, Keeper of the Seeds

I enjoy hiking, fishing, camping, and gardening

My favorite meal is steak with a fresh salad of AeroFarms greens.

My dream is to help feed hungry people around the world.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because AeroFarms offers many interesting innovations, and opportunities for agriculture.

My favorite leafy green is Baby Kale.

Dajaun Clarke, Dream Greens Operations
DaJuan Clarke

Operations, Greens Whisperer

I enjoy cooking.

My favorite meal is oxtails, peas, and rice.

My dream is to own my own restaurant and chain of food trucks

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because the company has such strong ideas for the future.

My favorite leafy green is Baby Kale.

Justin Zabilansky, Dream Greens Bioengineer
Justin Zabilansky

Bioengineer, Greens Whisperer

I enjoy cooking, reading, running.

My favorite meal is fish tacos.

My dream is to help preserve the Earth’s natural resources.

I’m excited to work with AeroFarms because we are helping to provide fresh food to cities in a sustainable manner

My favorite leafy green is Baby Kale.