Meet our Newest Team Members!
by James Winstel | December 22, 2020
Throughout 2020, we have been able to to navigate the challenges of COVID-19, develop the OneGrow platform, and hone in on our current mission, thanks to the dedication of our team members. Made up of undergraduates at the University of Michigan, our crew below volunteered numerous hours to further the mission of OneGrow: to enhance education through the power of Controlled Environment Agriculture.
Sunjuna Chalasani - Business Development
Sunjuna is a sophomore at the University of Michigan, majoring in Business Administration at the Ross School of Business as well as a minor in Law, Justice, and Social Change. She has experience working with non-profits in Detroit at both early and senior stages and in private equity. She is passionate about the intersection of business, sustainability, and social impact.
Phoebe Johnson - Business Development
Phoebe is a senior at the University of Michigan studying Philosophy, Politics, and Economics and International Studies with a minor in Business. She is interested in studying issues surrounding corporate social responsibility and international development.
John Scrimger – Social Media Manager
John is a rising junior at the University of Michigan, majoring in Sport Management with a minor in Environmental Studies. He has experience in marketing and operations. He is active with the UM Aquaponics club and offers the team his passion for all forms of indoor growing as well as his experience in building and owning a system. After college, John hopes to explore the connection of sports and sustainability and how that connection makes a greater impact across the globe.
Patrick Sohn - Head of Graphic Design
Patrick is a sophomore majoring in cellular, molecular, and developmental biology on a pre-medicine track. He gained a passion for logo design and graphic arts after creating cover art and logos for local music artists. His coursework at Michigan led him to pursue further work with hydroponic education initiatives.
Zeljko Kospic - Website Development
Zeljko is a senior at the University of Michigan pursuing a business degree at the Ross School of Business, alongside a History minor. Has worked in the ESG Rating space, and has a strong passion for social impact and environmental improvements in the corporate world.
Kate Leib – Web Content Intern
Kate is a sophomore at the University of Michigan from Los Angeles, California. She is passionate about working within the intersection of technology of people. She strives to use her knowledge of data analysis, UX design, and consumer psychology to affect social and environmental change. She is an avid beach-goer and loves exploring the outdoors!
Jonathan Tish – Business Development
Jonathan hails from Northville, Michigan, and is a sophomore studying Business Administration with an interest in consulting. On campus, he is a member of a professional fraternity as well as a business mentorship organization, Business Bootcamp. In his spare time, he enjoys cooking, photography, and spending time outdoors!