The Faces Behind The Farm
Joseph R. CoracePresident and CEO
Jeff GilbertVice President and Chief Scientific Officer
Rose PaczkowskiChief Financial Officer
John KeurajianDirector of Sales
John Keurajian is a leader in the natural and organic produce market. At Lakeland, he is responsible for selling directly to grocers, restaurants, and local produce wholesalers. He has 25 years of experience in sales and has held multiple senior sales positions. John received his education from Lawrence Technical Institute of Technology and holds a bachelor’s degree in business management with a concentration in marketing.
Dan BuckleyDirector of Projects and Facilities
Dan Buckley is responsible for all planning and maintenance in our facilities. He has more than 10 years of experience in land planning and maintenance, sustainable development, and project management. His formal education is in Renewable Energy Technology from Illinois State University and Landscape Architecture from University of Michigan. Additionally, he is pursuing a Project Management Professional certification through the Project Management Institute.
Sanessa MoensAssistant Grower
Sanessa Moens is an expert in the sciences of plant biology and produce management, including a vast knowledge of hydroponic growing systems and food safety initiatives. Sanessa received her Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture from the University of Saskatchewan.