Who’s Who at SCLT

  • Margaret DeVos

    401-273-9419 ext. 102

    Margaret believes everyone benefits when we work on challenging issues in our most troubled communities. She came of age in Detroit questioning systems that offer...read more

  • Jenny Boone

    Jenny Boone

    401-273-9419 ext. 106

    Like many people, Jenny first heard about SCLT by attending the annual Plant Sale, soon after relocating to Providence. She joined the staff in early 2015 after working in the…...read more

  • Rob Booz

    401-273-9419 ext. 109

    One of Rob’s first paying jobs was picking sweet corn on a family farm in his hometown in central Connecticut. Since then he has been a guerilla gardener, farmworker, cook…...read more

  • Andrew Cook

    401-273-9419 ext. 107

    Andrew came to SCLT in 2015 after working at local community organizations and on area farms. He counseled students at the Community College of Rhode Island and later taught adult…...read more

  • Craig Demi

    401-273-9419 ext. 101

    Having grown up in a steel town situated in one of Pennsylvania’s rich agrarian valleys, Craig knows that communities are built upon their connections to the land. He believes there…...read more

  • Sebastian Interlandi, SCLT Director of Education and Farmland Access

    Sebastian Interlandi

    401-273-9419 ext 105

    Sebastian earned a BS in Environmental Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute as well as an MS and a PhD in Environmental Engineering from Drexel....read more

  • Maggie Krueger

    401-273-9419 ext. 104

    Maggie coordinates our youth employment program and farmers market outreach initiatives. She developed her commitment to an equitable food system in the...read more

  • Matt Lovecchio is a program associate and assistant steward at City Farm

    Matt Lovecchio

    401-273-9419

    Three years ago, Matt (a.k.a. Matty Love) began exploring agriculture as a Providence College intern at City Farm. He developed strong skills in small-scale urban...read more

  • Nick Ogrinc, SCLT, Providence College

    Nick Ogrinc

    401-273-9419

    Nick grew up in the mountains of New Hampshire. He is a rising senior at Providence College, where he’s an English and philosophy double major. But, he says, he has…...read more

  • Rich Pederson

    401-273-9419 ext. 110

    Many years ago as a Peace Corps volunteer in the Republic of Kiribati, Rich learned that growing food brings people together. This turns out to be just as true today,…...read more

  • Sergio Perez, SCLT youth staff, MET school

    Sergio Perez

    Sergio is the most awesome person you’ll ever meet. He grew up near City Farm in Providence’s South Side and started volunteering when he was 13. In 2015 he joined…...read more

  • Margarita Pons, Aggregation Coordinator, SCLT

    Margarita Pons

    Margarita coordinates customer engagement and marketing for SCLT’s food hub aggregation program. With her partner, Teodulio Martinez, she runs a farm called Teo’s Products located at Urban Edge Farm in…...read more

  • johny ramos, sclt

    Johny Angel Ramos

    401-273-9419

    Johny has been part of the SCLT family since he and a friend from the neighborhood wandered through City Farm’s gates when he was 8 years old. He was enchanted by the…...read more

  • Agnieszka Rosner, SCLT, development

    Agnieszka Rosner

    (401)-273-9419 ext.100

    Agnieszka joined the SCLT team in January 2017. She spent the first few years of her life in an orphanage in Poland where access to nutritious food was rare at…...read more

  • Shana Santow

    401-273-9419 ext. 103

    Shana joined SCLT as development director in 2013. Rooted in the belief that good food is fundamental to building a healthy child, Shana was drawn to the organization’s...read more

  • Jarilliz Tavares, SCLT youth staff, MET school

    Jariliz Taveras

    401-273-9419

    Jariliz is a senior at The Met High School. She started at SCLT the summer of 2015 as a youth staff with little knowledge about agriculture. In 2015, the site of…...read more

  • Joao Filipe Tavares-Carreiro

    401-273-9419 ext 108

    His passion for the outdoors has taken him from the White Mountains of New Hampshire to the coastal estuaries of southern Rhode Island, and across the Pacific to the "Land…...read more

  • Alexis, City Farm Apprentice, SCLT

    alexis wood trujillo

    401-273-9419

    alexis’s family immigrated from Mexico to Southern California in the 1960s. Growing up in the heart of the Inland Empire’s chaparral-turned-citrus belt, alexis (who goes by they/them) was deeply curious…...read more