Organizers and Supporters

Some of the OrganizersThe North Quabbin Garlic and Arts Festival is organized by a volunteer committee of neighbors and Seeds of Solidarity Education Center, a non-profit organization. Supporters include the Forster/Stewart Family, and 200 community volunteers.  The members of the organizing committee are listed below (additional members are Hugh Davis and Robert Colnes).

Agriculture Ricky Baruc
Arts Lou Leelyn
Diane Nassif
Chef Demos Carol Hillman
Hope Davis
Community Grants Brian Eno
Community Non-profits Dory Forster
Family Stage Josefa Scherer
Loren Magruder
Food Laura Pepper
Brendan O’Neil
Healing Arts Lydia Grey
Music Stage Doug Plavin
Oven Doug Feeney
Recycling and Composting Deb Habib
Renewable Energy Janice & Steve Kurkoski
Site Operations Bruce Scherer
Volunteers Beverly Macleod
Sally Howe 
Michael Moore
Word, Stories and Song Stage Paul Richmond
Treasurer Rachel Scherer