Carla divides her time between providing administrative support at the office, leading the Giving Garden component of Grow Food Northampton’s Food Access program, and supporting the Community Garden. Carla holds a B.S. in International Agriculture from Cornell University where she also did graduate work in Rural Sociology and Adult and Extension Education. Her 25-year professional career at Cornell focused on participatory and civic engagement and community and economic development. A life-long gardener and market farmer, she enjoys the confluence of outdoor activity and working for the common good.