Growing Food East of the River

Meet the Farm Team

JJ Boone is the THEARC Farm Manager for Building Bridges Across the River. He is an experience urban farmer and has been growing food in his community since 2012.  JJ is also a certified DC Beekeeper, providing local honey and educational opportunities to the Ward 8 community. Along with farming, JJ designs his own fashion line.


Dom Hosack is the Farm Director for Building Bridges Across the River after previously serving 3 years as Farm Manager. In his current role, he oversees the farm and market operations and leads educational workshops over composting and market gardening.  Outside of THEARC, Dominic is a carpenter, beekeeper and proud father.