New ED Joins AV

This May, Added Value welcomed Saara Nafici as the new Executive Director. Saara brings over a decade of experience in inquiry-based, experiential environmental education with youth. She worked in garden and bicycle-based programs in Berkeley, San Francisco, and Boston before running the teen apprenticeship at Brooklyn Botanic Garden for seven years. Saara is excited to help the farms, our youth, and the organization continue to grow.

Check out more AV news in the September newsletter.