Greg founded Whispering Roots in 2010. With 26 years of educational and hands-on experience in Aquaculture, Hydroponics and Business Management, Greg is the driving force behind Whispering Roots. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy as both a highly rated Officer and Enlisted Member. After completing his military service, Greg had a very successful career in the corporate world ultimately achieving the position of Head of Talent Acquisition (Recruiting) for TD Ameritrade. He’s completed studies in Aquaculture, Culinary, Controlled Environment Agriculture (Greenhouse Growing) and Community Engagement at institutions such as Cornell University, University of Arizona, Chicago State University and the United States Navy. In addition, he’s designed, built and operated 4 culinary facilities. Greg took the skills he gained in his military and corporate experiences to pursue his passion for growing food and helping people who need it most.