Loyola University Chicago

Institute of Environmental Sustainability

Jenn Frymark

Chief Greenhouse Officer, Gotham Greens


Jenn Frymark is the Chief Greenhouse Officer at Gotham Greens, a NYC based company dedicated to growing the finest quality vegetables and herbs for the local retail and restaurant market. Gotham Greens currently operates four rooftop hydroponic greenhouses in New York and Chicago totaling 170,000 square-feet.  At Gotham Greens, Jenn oversees new project design and all growing operations. She received her MS degree in Plant Sciences at the Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (CEAC) at the University of Arizona. Her expertise encompasses greenhouse system design, plant nutrition, crop scheduling, pest management, greenhouse operations, staff training and food safety. Jenn has managed greenhouses in Arizona, Antarctica, at both McMurdo and South Pole Stations, the Caribbean, New York City and Chicago.