Jessica Maynard

Jessica Maynard was born in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. She is the founder & executive director at DIG (Development in Gardening). The goal of her company is to improve the nutrition & livelihoods of the most vulnerable communities by providing support in a self-directed journey. This company encourages people to plant gardens that grow health, wealth, and a feeling of belonging. Her company's human-centric design leads to sustainable gardening to let people discern how gardening meets their dietary and economic needs. She supports the leadership of the gardener in directing how and what they will grow. Indeed, DIG works on how to break the cycle of poverty & hunger of a farmer to harvest a better future.