Ximena was one of GC's first trainee growers in Hackney and has been growing salad at the Patchwork Farm site in Hackney Tree Nursery ever since. She is covering Alice's maternity leave as head grower at Dagenham. She also runs growing, cooking and fermenting workshops for Made in Hackney, Capital Growth and many others and makes excellent food as part of the Hackney Growers Kitchen collective.

Head Grower - Dagenham - maternity cover