Our Team

Passionate about social impact and building inclusive communities.

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Julia Common

Sarah Common

Cassie Plotnikoff

Chief Beekeeper
Executive Director

Julia Common, BSc & MSc Agriculture, BeeMaster, BCHPA Certified Instructor.

As Chief Beekeeper, Julia oversees all Hives for Humanity bee hives and mentors our community in beekeeping.

She is a passionate speaker, a skilled beekeeper, and finds joy in teaching others.

Chief Community Officer
Executive Director

Sarah Common, BSc Agriculture

Sarah is a community support worker and beekeeper; she is passionate about fostering vibrant, healthy community through empowerment and education.

She believes in the profound impact of connecting individuals and communities to their land, their food and their spirit.

Horticulturalist and Communications

Cassie Plotnikoff, Diploma in Marketing Communications & Diploma Horticulture.

Cassie designs pollinator meadows that feed the bees and bring joy to people, bee-keeps alongside community, offering her support and guidance and connecting people to our programming.

She also works share the story of the people and places that make up our community, through our honey, workshops and events.