Share the Harvest started with a half acre, a group of volunteers, borrowed tools, and a dream. We now farm six acres in East Hampton with year-round staff and seasonal interns and field crew.
**All portraits taken during COVID were taken at a safe social distance and cropped.

Rose Schellinger

Hometown: Mastic, NY

Favorite farm chore: Harvesting

Favorite farm tool: The tractor
Favorite vegetable: String beans
Favorite flower: Lisianthus & wild flowers
Favorite insect: Bumble bee

Why I grow: "To share the land with my daughter"

Jess Tonn

Hometown(s): Girard, KS, & Portsmouth, NH

Favorite farm chore: Hand weeding 

Favorite farm tool: My hands
Favorite vegetable: Cherry tomatoes
Favorite flower: Sunflower (see above, re: Kansas)
Favorite insect: Dragonfly

Why I grow: "Dirty fingernails + tired muscles = happy heart"


As board members of Share the Harvest Farm, we all wear many hats and share a common dedication to unite our community in the interest of health and well-being. We invite everyone with interest in the same to join us!

John Malafronte


Mariah Whitmore


Ira Bezoza

Co-Founder & Treasurer

Marjorie Hays

Max Plesset

Jesse Wellen


We are fortunate to have a growing network of support from our community, and recently several prominent leaders have joined our advisory board. Together, we look forward to expanding our charitable outreach.

Loretta Davis

Executive Director, The Retreat

Harvey Horowitz, Esq. ז״ל

Mintz & Gold LLC.

Jeff Pennington

Pennington Flowers

Deirdre Silver

Interior Designer

Mark Smith

CEO, Honest Man restaurants

Jennifer Taylor

Vice President and Executive Director for Education and Programs, Wellness Foundation

Edwina von Gal

Landscape Designer and Founder, Perfect Earth Project

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