Albie is one of the founders of the Maine Grain Alliance and helped initiate the first Kneading Conference in 2006
Professionally, Albie is a 40 year veteran oven, cooker, and masonry heater designer, including the Tiny House
heater; and builder and the co-founder of Maine Wood Heat Company, Inc. He is also the co-founder of the
Common Ground Country Fair, the Masonry Heater Association of North America, and of Flint Corn in Maine.
Albie has been a lifetime organic gardener and is passionate about growing and preserving heirloom varieties of flint
corn.am.