Production and Marketing Manager, Growing Power Chicago
2732 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614
Laurell Sims is the Production and Marketing Manager for Growing Power's Chicago Projects Office. Laurell came to Growing Power after serving as the Director of ReVision House Urban Farm, a farm that employed young, homeless mothers in Dorchester, Massachusetts. Laurell oversees Growing Power's seven urban farms in Chicago, totalling 12-acres of sustainably grown produce cultivated within the city limits. Additionally, as the former Education Coordinator at Growing Power, she has developed programming for over 500 high-school aged teens in its job-training program and over 200 children, aged four to fourteen, participating in activities at the Chicago Lights Urban Farm. Laurell has served as a vendor at Green City Market for Growing Power for the last six-years.