Paula received her B.A. in Economics from Stanford University in 2004 and worked as a natural resources economist in Washington, DC before moving to California to farm in 2007. In 2008, she took on co-managing Mendocino Organics before eventually marrying Adam (and the farm). Paula is active with The Greenhorns, helping promote, support, and recruit new farmers across the country through various Greenhorns initiatives. In 2012, she co-edited Greenhorns: 50 Dispatches from the New Farmers’ Movement (Storey Publishing). Paula is also a Board Member of the Biodynamic Farming and Gardening Association.