Hillary Banachowski / Queen of Sacred Roots

Hillary is the farm manager, community herbalist, herb grower , teacher and event coordinator behind Sacred Roots . She has been immersed in the herbal world for over a decade - studying and practicing in the Western, Ayurvedic, and Folk Herbalism traditions. Prior to starting Sacred Roots in 2012, Hillary tended the medicinal herb gardens for Dr. Jim Duke at the Green Farmacy Garden.

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David Browne /Ancestral Skills 

David Browne is a forager whose passion is found in practicing traditional skills that foster self reliance and contribute to the health of our world. His focus is on foraging for wild food.  https://www.facebook.com/david.browne.9277



Andrea Jannotta / Tea Ceremony Goddess

Andrea practices Cha Dao, or "The Way Of Tea" and offers tea ceremonies here at Sacred Roots and at other events. Andrea is also involved in the death positive movement. If you are interested in her offerings, feel free to email her at andreajanno@gmail.com  



Alex Dugas / Writer 

Alex Dugas is a writer and wanderer from New Hampshire. His topics of interest range from radical environmentalism and comparative mythology to outhouses and bad tattoos. His activities at Sacred Roots include woodworking, gardening, nunchucking, and cat-whispering. He also makes great wooden benches .


Dr. Adam M. Davis / Naturalist

Adam is an experienced, multidisciplinary naturalist. Information about his earth and environmental consulting services is available at www.landsolution.com.


Maya Clark / Land Muse

Maya is a singer/songwriter, painter, knitter, garden faerie,  and an awesome cook. She spends her time between the land and school in Denmark.