MegMeg Stout, Chairman

Meg Stout has been an officer in the Aquaponics Association since its founding in 2011, and succeeds founding Chairman Gina Cavaliero.

Meg is a physicist specializing in hydrodynamics and author of The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Aquaponic Gardening, in the popular Penguin series of books.



Adam Adam Cohen, Chairman

Adam Cohen is founder of Green Phoenix Farms in Garland, Texas and is a regular contributor to the Aquaponic Survival Communities e-zine.

Adam Cohen served as Director of Education for the Aquaponics Association prior to being elected to the position of Vice-Chairman in September 2013.



RobRob Torcellini, Treasurer

Rob Torcellini is the owner of Bigelow Brook Farm in Eastford, Connecticut. Rob’s geodesic dome aquaponic greenhouse has been an inspiration for tens of thousands at his web4deb youtube channel.

Rob was previously the Regional Chair for the Northeastern United States.



AstridAstrid Hartleb, Secretary

Astrid Hartleb is one of the founders of GreenView Aquaponics Family Farm & Apiary in Cape Coral, Florida.