GRRO's team is led by our founders, Henry and Ardis Crews. Their tireless leadership shows their deep commitment to the community, and their fun approach to this serious work draws volunteers and participants, alike.
The organization's board of directors is comprised of community members who also play an active role in various aspects of the work.
Ardis is the farmer in the family
Henry is the Executive Director of GRRO
Board of Directors
Col. Archie B. Taylor, Jr. (U.S. Army, Ret.)
Chairman, Vance County Commissioners
Logan Darensburg III
Certified Public Accountant
Rev. Dr. David Vellenga
Pastor, Nutbush Presbyterian Church
Retired Pharmaceutical Supervisor
Dr. Shauna L. Guthrie
Medical Director, Granville/Vance Health Dept.
Joshua Humphreys, PhD
President & Senior Fellow, Croatan Institute
Asst. Professor, Duke Family Medicine & Community Health
Rural Opportunity, Inc.
Rocky Mount, NC
Retired Director Farm Service Agency
Small Farm Outreach Agent, VA State Univ.
Doris Terry Williams
Dir. Research + Innovation, Food Insight Group