Jana Bogs, Ph.D.
Soil Scientist + Horticulturist + Nutritionist

Dr. Jana Bogs is a nutritionist (BSci) turned horticulturist (PhD) with the aim of growing the best quality food possible…the most nutritious and the best-tasting. As a researcher and consultant, she is on the cutting edge of maximizing nutritional quality in foods from the soil up using environmentally-friendly, sustainable methods which minimize pest and disease problems naturally. Dr. Bogs works with farmers, gardeners and food producers to take nutrition to the next level for improving health and longevity by moving beyond “simply organic” to “Nutrition Grown”. Visit her website: www.beyondorganicconsulting.com.

Meet Our Team

Zach Mermel, B.S., M.A.

Founder, Design Director


Brad Kurokawa, ASLA, LEED AP

Registered Landscape Architect


Gabriel Howearth, BLA, MLA

Master Horticulturalist & Permaculturist


Jana Bogs, Ph.D.

Soil Scientist, Horticulturist, & Nutritionist


Jason Fox

Founder, Vetiver Farms Hawai'i, Landscape Contractor License C-33895


Brian Burke, P.E.

Civil Engineer (license PE-14900)

Andrew Jones

International Development Specialist