Our Team

Passionate about social impact and building inclusive communities.

Julia Common

Sarah Common

Cassie Plotnikoff

Co-Founder, Chief Beekeeper

Julia Common, BSc & MSc Agriculture, Bee Master, 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, CEO

Sarah Common, BSc Agriculture, Global Resource Systems; Bee Master.

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.

Chief Communications Officer

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