Our Board of Directors

Guiding Food Access For The Future 

We envision a thriving community where land and fresh food empower physical, social, and economic health.

Our 2022 Board of Directors

Rachel Hye Youn Rupright

Board President

Anoush Koroghlian Scott

Board Executive Vice President

Chris Tocin

Board Vice President

Mark Bryant

Board Treasurer

Jean Gerbini

Board Secretary

Ellen Flink

Immediate Past President

Deborah Bennett

Executive Committee Member, At-Large

Kim Hickok

Executive Committee Member, At-Large

Tom McGuire

Executive Committee Member, At-Large

Jeff Cohen

Board Member

Tom Congdon

Board Member

Kimberly Sanger Jones

Board Member

Megan Leitzinger

Board Member

Lynne Rittner

Board Member

Michael Whiteman

Board Member

The Tap Roots

Capital Roots’ Honorary Board

Dean Leith, Founder (in memory of)
Sharon Bedford
Michael Bergen*
Douglas Burns*
John Carl
G. S “Chico” Christopher (in memory of)
John Corey
Stephen Cowan*
Margaret Diggs*
Barbara Fama
Jennifer Freeman
William (Bill) Karchner
Wendy Meola
Barbara Nelson
Hannelore Passonno
John Pattison*
Wendy Pattison*
Mary Jane Smith (in memory of)
Raymond Smith
* Past Board President