Greg MasloweFarm Manager

Greg Maslowe is Farm Manager of Newton Community Farm (NCF). He has managed NCF since its inception in the spring of 2006. Before coming to NCF, Greg was a doctoral student in Boston University’s Science, Philosophy and Religion interdisciplinary program. His research focused on the ethics of genetically modified crops. He took a terminal Masters degree when he left the program to farm full time. Greg also has a Masters of Theological Study from Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary in systematic and philosophical theology. He lives at NCF with his wife and two children.

Charlie Radoslovich, Assistant Farmer

Growing up swimming in the irrigation canals of his family’s backyard farm in the valley of Albuquerque, NM, Charlie has soaked up farming.  He graduated from Lewis and Clark College with a B.A. in History and later a MA in Teaching.  Charlie headed East to start a family with his wife, who was raised in Newton, MA.  After teaching others about backyard farming in the Metro West area during the past seven years as a “Rad Urban Farmer,” he has joined NCF to share his passion for farming and his love for the soil.

Alison Scorer, Farm Education and Outreach Director

Alison, originally from the UK, has lived in Newton for the past 7 years. Prior to moving, Alison spent 5 years teaching Geography to students aged 11 – 18 in a number of UK schools. During this time she was able to encourage students to think about their relationship with their natural environment and explore the broader impact of some of their daily choices. She gained her Degree and Post-Graduate teaching Certificate from Durham University. Since arriving in the US Alison has been at home with her two boys, Daniel and Harry. She has also volunteered her time at a number of non-profit organizations within the Greater Boston area. Alison loves to be outdoors exploring with her little ones and is excited about sharing her passion for the natural world with others and helping Newton Community Farm fulfill its goals.

Emily Sorensen, Administrator and Events Coordinator

Emily comes to Newton Community Farm after studying sustainable agriculture and food systems from many perspectives and scales. She studied the sustainability of smallholder farm systems in Kenya in her undergraduate work at Barnard College and research at Columbia University. Afterward she returned to her native Iowa to research sustainability practices on large scale Iowa farms, then studied enhancing the success of beginning small, diverse farms in Appalachian Virginia for her master’s thesis at Virginia Tech. She began working for Newton Community Farm after moving to Cambridge in 2016 to continue her interest in supporting small, sustainable, local farms.