Michael D. Schwartz is AltMed’s Director of Horticulture, a role to which he applies a literal lifetime of experience. With a career that began on the family farm and progressed through various operations and management positions at large plant and produce enterprises, he brings decades of experience designing, building and managing grow operations up to 100,000 acres.
With deep experience at all levels of horticultural operations, Michael contributes key expertise in everything from land preparation, soil amendments and irrigation to managing large groups of farm and greenhouse employees.
Erik Jones joins AltMed in the position of Inventory Agent. In his new role Erik will oversee direction of inventory control systems at all AltMed grow facilities. With a background that includes growing experience, Eric is a well-rounded addition to the ALtMed team who will also work to provide assistance to our master grower as needed.
Prior to joining AltMed, Erik was an operations manager at FedEx Ground while continuing his studies in business at Monroe Community College and Siena Heights University. Erik brings several years of experience to AltMed as both a cultivator and caregiver. He has had responsibility for managing inventory and controls at a growth facility in the state of Michigan.