Meet Our Staff 2018-05-08T12:23:38+00:00

Meet Our Staff

Nancy Barber 

DIRECTOR OF THE DALLAS FARMERS MARKET

Nancy is a Colorado transplant who grew up with horses and an active outdoor lifestyle. She is excited about the high quality local produce, eggs, meat, artisan crafts and food our Shed and Market vendors are providing the community, and appreciates all the customers who support them. She consistently strives to improve the customer experience at the Dallas Farmers Market and enjoys leading the team’s passion to build a healthy, vibrant community in the DFM neighborhood!

Favorite fruit or veggie:
Peaches

Beth Clem 

SHED & MARKET MANAGER

As a Dallasite, Beth has witnessed the area begin to flourish and thrive with the help of the new market. Beth loves getting to know the vendors and businesses that sell in The Shed and enjoys hearing their stories about Dallas’ past.

Favorite fruit or veggie:
Cherries

Derrick Ducking 

DIRECTOR OF SECURITY

Derrick is in charge of all aspects of security at the Dallas Farmers Market. Derrick was born and raised in Mississippi before becoming a Dallasite in 1998. Derrick believes that the Dallas Farmers Market has changed the whole area and dynamic of Downtown Dallas and allowed further development and improvement in the area as a result. He takes great pride in staying updated in his areas of expertise within his role at the market.

Favorite fruit or veggie:
Apples and pinto beans

Shonna Rae Sorrell 

BUSINESS OFFICE MANAGER SHED & MARKET

Having been raised on a farm, Shonna Rae brings a lifetime love of farming and true industry knowledge and experience to her role at the Dallas Farmers Market. She enjoys helping the Shed and Market Vendors succeed and making our customer experience the very best!

Favorite fruit or veggie:
Cucumbers & beets

Orlando Taylor

Shed Maintenance

Orlando has held his position at the Dallas Farmers Market for many years. He prides himself in taking care of The Shed and helping the farmers and vendors with anything they need to help them succeed. His loyalty and dedication to the Market is reflected daily in his work and no matter how busy he is, he always has a big smile and positive attitude to share with others.

Lorena Alonso

Janitorial Team Supervisor at The Market

If you have been to The Market at the Dallas Farmers Market, you have likely seen Lorena anywhere and everywhere and always with a smile on her face! Lorena is responsible for maintaining The Market building daily and keeping it organized and very clean! She also supervises the other janitorial team members working in The Market so that everything runs smoothly.

Miriam Marroquin

Janitorial Team, Harvest Lofts and The Market

Miriam is responsible for the daily care of Harvest Lofts and the Market building. Miriam’s area of expertise is keeping large, residential buildings maintained spotlessly. Her strong work ethic and high performance level are apparent every day! She loves DFM and providing a beautiful environment for our residents and visitors in the community.

Antonio Marroquin

Janitorial Team, Harvest Lofts and The Market

Antonio is responsible for daily care of Harvest Lofts and the Market building. Antonio takes great pride in taking care of both buildings so that our tenants and residents can truly enjoy their experience at the Dallas Farmers Market.