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One Fifth Underbelly Chris Shepherd
Chris Shepherd, the man behind Southern Smoke. Photo by Julie Soefer
Plant It Forward president Teresa O'Donnell In white blouse with graduates from training program
Plant It Forward Farms president Teresa O'Donnell, second from the right, with some graduates from the organization's training program. Photo by Colleen O'Donnell/Plant It Forward
Chad Houser of Cafe Momentum
Chad Houser, co-founder of Cafe Momentum. Photo by Daniel Rodrigue
Natalie Madeira Cofield
Natalie Madeira Cofield, founder of Walker's Legacy. Courtesy photo