Elaine Kung is an Environmental Engineer at AeroFarms, a leading clean-technology company that builds and operates responsible, state-of-the-art indoor vertical farms around the world, enabling local production and transforming agriculture.
A Certified B Corporation, AeroFarms has been recognized by Fast Company as one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for Food two years in a row and by Inc. as one of the Top 25 Disruptive Companies.
As an Environmental Engineer at Aerofarms, Elaine’s main focus is designing Aerofarms’ next generation aeroponic vertical farming system. Previous experience includes designing indoor farms at Agritecture Consulting and working as a hydroponics and aeroponics researcher at the MIT Open Agriculture Initiative (formerly CityFarm). Elaine is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she received a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering.