Sowing Seeds for Success

About Lettuce Work

Salad Blend

The Lettuce Work Foundation is a non-profit 501c3 organization dedicated to serving young adults with autism and training them for the future. We operate a commercial greenhouse that provides provide the platform for school-to-work transition services, job training and employment opportunities for young autistic adults.

Located near New Albany, Ohio, Lettuce Work specializes in growing produce sold and delivered to local schools, supermarkets and restaurants, and generating revenue used to support the company's mission: to build life-long independence for autistic adults by improving their work and communication skills. You can find our pre-packaged salad blend in many of the Columbus-area grocery stores.

Lettuce Work is an approved agency provider for the Ohio Developmentally Disabled system and is authorized to provide adult vocational rehabilitation, adult day habilitation, enclave and community employment.

Our Board of Directors


Seth Becker, RFC


Seth Becker

Seth has over 20 years experience in the securities industry, including 12 years with Bank One, and has managed assets in excess of $100,000,000. Seth has served on several non-profit boards including Oakstone Academy where he served as Treasurer. Seth is a monthly columnist for Business First.


Jonathan Cope


Jonathan Cope

Jonathan is a practicing attorney at law in the Columbus area. Jonathan has served as a member of the Oakstone Community School Board for many years.


John Fraim


John Fraim

Owner, GreatHouse Marketing Strategy


Teresa King, CPA


Teresa King

Owner, Teresa King Consulting, LLC


Walter M. Sharp, PhD.


Walter M. Sharp

Since 1957 he has taught students at the secondary, vocational and adult levels. His most recent teaching was at The Ohio State University. Sharp has authored or co-authored sixteen textbooks to help master keyboarding and computer skills. In 1984 he worked for the World Bank to establish a computer program at the College of the Bahamas in Nassau.


Lisa Wenzke


Lisa Wenzke

Lisa is the Secretary and Treasurer of Lettuce Work. Lisa is a Mathematics teacher at Oakstone Academy in Westerville and has a degree in Mathmatics and a MBA from The Ohio State University.