Meet our team

Sami Tellatin worked at the USDA Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education program and the University of Missouri-Extension before enrolling in the joint MBA/MS program at Stanford. Her prior work focused on soil health practice adoption across Midwestern row crop acreage. She has experience working on farms in both Missouri and Costa Rica and for a large agribusiness cooperative.

Jayce Hafner grew up on a livestock farm in Virginia and worked for half a decade in environmental policy, lobbying U.S. Congress and organizing civil society delegations to the United Nations. A Fulbright Fellow, Jayce has experience in organic farmland investing and on Apple’s Environment, Policy & Social Initiatives team. She holds an MBA/MS from Stanford.