Our Team

Nicholas Weaver

Lead Beekeeper, GA

Hello, I’m Nicholas – the Lead Beekeeper for our expansion into Atlanta, GA! I got started in beekeeping almost twenty years ago as a backyard enthusiast, and decided to make…

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Ben Dictus

LEAD BEEKEEPER, NC

Hi ya’ll! I am Ben Dictus, and I lead beekeeping for Bee Downtown in the Triangle area. I grew up in Wisconsin, earned a degree in biology from Lawrence University,…

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Eliza Lawdley

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS

Hi, my name is Eliza Lawdley, and I am the Director of Community Partnerships for Bee Downtown. I grew up in downtown Durham and have loved this city through all…

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Scottie McLeod

REGIONAL ACCOUNT MANAGER

Hi! My name is Scottie McLeod, and I was lucky enough to join Bee Downtown in the summer of 2017 as the marketing and community involvement intern! Learning about sustainability,…

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Leigh-Kathryn Bonner

FOUNDER

Hi, my name is Leigh-Kathryn Bonner! I’m the Founder and CEO of Bee Downtown!

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