Lindsay Allen

Rooftop Farm Manager

Boston Medical Center

Lindsay Allen is a farmer and educator, from Boston, Massachusetts. She has been farming for the past 9 years and has managed farms in rural and suburban locations around and outside the United States.  She currently works with Higher Ground Farm as the Operations Director and as the Farm Manager of the 7,000 square foot Rooftop Farm at Boston Medical Center.  A strong ethic towards food justice and a passion for getting creative in how we grow and distribute food in our Urban landscapes brought Lindsay to work with Higher Ground Farm.  Outside of the direct farming work she is a certified Permaculture Designer and Educator and teaches courses a few times a year on the subject.  She is currently pursuing her Masters in Agroforestry, where she is focusing on fighting climate change through how we grow and consume food.