Tom Beard

Growing up just a half mile up the road from Luna Valley Farm, Tom always knew he wanted to farm. He built upon his experience with organic dairy farming in college where he studied agriculture. Tom enjoys canoeing, skiing, traveling and turning ingredients raised on the farm into meals for family and friends.

Maren Beard

After a youth spent in rural Wisconsin Maren attended Luther College in Decorah where she studied Environmental Studies and Spanish. She fell in love with the area and went on to earn a Masters of Science in Sustainable Food Systems and join the team at Luther College as the Assistant Director for the Center for Sustainable Communities. Maren enjoys serving on local community Boards of Directors, hanging out with the sheep, hosting dinner parties, growing vegetables and traveling the world.