Hometown: Revere, MA
Favorite fruit and/or vegetable: Grapes
Bio: I started working for Boston Organics because I have previous experience with delivery driving. My role at Boston Organics is to deliver produce to lucky individuals. For fun I like to play a bit of ukulele and saxophone. Some fun facts about me are that... I meditate and have gone sky diving before.
Hometown: Marshfield, MA
Favorite fruit and/or vegetable: Red grapes, clementines, & avocados
Bio: I currently reside in Newburyport, MA with my husband, daughter, and our rescue dog, Shea. I joined Boston Organics in February of 2017. In my role as Corporate Relationship Manager, I work with sales and marketing to identify, engage and close partner... agreements with local companies who are motivated to enhance their workplace environment by offering fresh, organic fruit and healthy snacks to their employees. In my free time I volunteer at my daughter's school and I am a Girl Scout troop leader. For fun I enjoy skiing, skating on our backyard ice rink, running, hiking, reading, going to the beach and, most of all, spending time with my family.
Carlos Grajales Andrade
Hometown: Medford, MA
Favorite fruit and/or vegetable: Mangoes
Bio: I live in Medford, MA. I started work at Boston Organics (BO) with a staffing group for a couple hours during the week. After a great time working in BO I was hired by the BO Family. I work principally in the production area, helping to support our team... with the inventory, deliveries, quality control, and other areas. I like a lot of things but especially spending time with family, reading, learning about new things, playing sports, and watching movies.
Hometown: Saugus, MA
Favorite fruit and/or vegetable: Strawberries/Broccoli
Bio: I currently live in Arlington, MA; I grew up on the north shore and went to Salem State University for Theatre & Dance. I worked as bookkeeper for 13 years at the Dance Complex in Cambridge, and have been teaching Dance at UMass, Boston for the past 12... years.
I started with Boston Organics as a temp in August 2017 and recently became a permanent part of the team. When I’m not crunching the numbers or teaching dance, I enjoy cooking, playing basketball, and spending time with my two dogs Daisy & Lucy.
Fun facts: I ran the Boston Marathon back in 2000, and finished in 4 hours 10 minutes (un-officially). I was also in the Army National Guard for 6 years, and was “Soldier of the Year” in 1992.
Hometown: Haverstraw, NY
Favorite fruit and/or vegetable: Mango
Bio: After working on the morning produce line for several months, I officially joined the warehouse team as a full-time employee in June 2014. Now I just do my part to make the warehouse a clean, safe, and organized workplace.
I enjoy going on various... trips and adventures on my own or with a few friends and my passion for any kind of music with a solid beat can be attributed to my family's musical history and my time in a drumline as a bass drummer. In my free time, I collect gemstones and love learning about different cultures, religions, astrology, and metaphysics.
Hometown: Providence, RI
Favorite fruit and/or vegetable: Mangoes
Bio: Born in Boston and raised in Providence, RI. Jeff has strong ties to New England. He also spent time abroad as a Peace Corps volunteer in the Comoros Islands off the coast of East Africa teaching high school English and helping to build a central marketplace... in his village for the local farmers and fishermen.
Before moving back to Boston, Jeff lived in San Francisco where he subscribed to, got hooked on and was inspired by a similar farm to door service. In 2002 Jeff headed back east and started Boston Organics with the goal of bringing fresh, local and organic produce to the people of the Boston area.
Outside of work Jeff enjoys cooking and eating with his family, sampling craft beer and rowing crew with the Gentle Giants Rowing Club.
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Hometown: Wrentham, MA
Favorite fruit and/or vegetable: Collard Greens
Bio: I grew up in Massachusetts and moved to Boston to study audio production. After graduating, I moved to Philadelphia to take advantage of the cheap rent and vegan cheesesteaks. Upon returning to Boston in 2005, I learned about Boston Organics and heard... that they were hiring! In my time here I've done everything from making deliveries to ordering produce. These days, I have a hand in a little bit of everything. I enjoy riding my bike, music, and cooking.
Dir. of Operations
Hometown: Hyannis, MA
Favorite fruit and/or vegetable: Garlic Scapes
Bio: Pete is from Cape Cod, but lives in Rhode Island. Early in his career he received a cosmetology license, and worked in the beauty industry until 2007. In 2008 he became a warehouse person at Boston Organics, and moved up in the organization through the... years. He enjoys his early morning commute with an audio book and his morning coffee. He has a strong interest in philosophy, and will talk to anyone about perception and the meaning behind things. He also loves fantasy books. His favorite is “Best Served Cold” by Joe Abercrombie.
Hometown: Dorchester, MA
Favorite fruit and/or vegetable: Pineapples/Potatoes
Bio: I currently live Roxbury, Ma. I was looking for a new driving job when I came across Boston Organics. In the few months my role has changed just a bit. I began as a warehouse helper. Then I started driving on days the backup was needed. Now I am in Customer... Service. For fun I turn no further than my 6 year old son! We play card games, wrestle with action figures, and build worlds in Minecraft together. I also make music and spend my spare time with my nieces and nephews.
- I use to host a Radio Station (Nothing Like Them Radio on UnregularRadio)
- I went to school in Vermont
- Everyone calls me Steelo
- I drove for Uber for 4 years (almost 8,000 rides)