Heather Griffiths


Heather is an Urban Flower Farmer in Salt Lake City, Ut. She loves harvesting in the early mornings when the only other ones awake are the birds. When she is not farming flowers, you can find Heather hiking in the mountains.


Fawn Rueckert

vice president

Fawn has loved flowers ever since her mother read The Secret Garden to her as a small child. She grows flowers for the Daybreak Farmer’s Market and a bouquet subscription, in her suburban backyard in South Jordan, Utah. When she’s not farming you can find her reading a book or volunteering with the USU Master Gardeners program.

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Melanie Stock

Board member

Melanie is an Assistant Professor at Utah State University in Logan, UT. Her research focuses on cut flower crops and applied physics. In her free time, she’s an avid urban homesteader and enjoys jogging with her dog.


Lindsey Waddoups

Board Member

Lindsey is the farmer behind Three Sprouts Flower Farm where she prioritizes experiences of growing outside for herself and her family. Her urban farm is inspired by the desire to teach the value of hard work, pursuing your dreams, and tangible experiences with dirt covered knees.


Shelly Zollinger

Board Member

Shelly is the owner operator of Country Garden Design and Flourish Flower Market. Flourish is a small family farm in Brigham City, Utah. 
She graduated Utah State University in Ornamental Horticulture, worked in the gardens at Temple Square for 15 years, then retired to work in landscape design, and now finds her passion in growing flowers for the floral industry. She loves the farm life, chasing chicken , weeds and all.