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 Crews

Henry Crews

GRRO Founders

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.)

Chairperson

Chairman, Vance County Commissioners

Henderson, NC

 

Logan Darensburg III

Treasurer

Certified Public Accountant

Henderson, NC

 

Rev. Dr. David Vellenga

Secretary

Pastor, Nutbush Presbyterian Church

Henderson, NC

 

Marion Barnes

Member

Retired Pharmaceutical Supervisor

Greenville, NC

 

Eva Clayton

Member

Retired Congresswoman

Warrenton, NC

Dr. Shauna L. Guthrie

Member

Medical Director, Granville/Vance Health Dept.

Henderson, NC

Joshua Humphreys, PhD

Member

President & Senior Fellow, Croatan Institute

Durham, NC

Fred Johnson

Member

Asst. Professor, Duke Family Medicine & Community Health

Durham, NC

Seth Saeugling

Member

Rural Opportunity, Inc.

Rocky Mount, NC

Monica Satterwhite

Member

Workforce Development

Oxford, NC

Walter Smith

Member

Retired Director Farm Service Agency
Bertie County

Grace Summers

Member

Small Farm Outreach Agent, VA State Univ.

Greensboro, NC

Delores Talley

Member

Educator

Henderson, NC

Doris Terry Williams

Member

Educator

Warrenton, NC

Linden Thayer

Member

Dir. Research + Innovation, Food Insight Group

Raleigh, NC

GRRO does not and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.  We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, volunteers, subcontractors, vendors, and clients.

408 Hamilton Street

Henderson, NC  27536

 

GRRO.NC@gmail.com

Telephone: 252-430-0016

Mobile:  773-547-3333