Javier Guerrero officially assumed the position of executive director at Coastal Roots Farm in June. Founding Director Daron ‘Farmer D’ Joffe will continue to serve on the farm board in addition to his new position as Director of Agricultural Innovation and Development for the Leichtag Foundation.
Javier has worked in the San Diego nonprofit sector for nearly two decades and has extensive experience in nonprofit administration, organizational management, and resource development. Javier previously served as executive director of San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum for eight years, and currently serves as board chair of North County Philanthropy Council and is an active member of Rotary, Kiwanis, and Scouting.

Established in 2014, Coastal Roots Farm is a nonprofit community farm and education center located on approximately 15 acres of land in Encinitas. The farm cultivates healthy, connected communities by integrating sustainable agriculture, food justice, and ancient Jewish wisdom. Discover more at www.coastalrootsfarm.org.