Jasmine Thompson

Owner + Operator of Philly Forests

In her role at Philly Forests, Jasmine is responsible for farm management, crop distribution, program development and general business operation. She additionally oversees the Germantown Farmers Market, promoting community food sovereignty.

In her free time, Jasmine enjoys playing classical piano, making lentils, and kissing her two cats!


Bakari Clark

Coordinator of Urban Ecology

In her role at Philly Forests, Bakari oversees urban forestry efforts: tree nursery management, tree planting and distribution, and ecological community development. She additionally plays a crucial role in maintaining crop health, pest management, and neighborhood engagement.

In her free time, Bakari enjoys rock climbing, eating sushi, and walking

the tight-rope!