Jacob Dinardo - Owner/Bean Boss
A life-long coffee drinker, Jacob is the owner/operator of Arrowroot. His first memory of coffee is helping his grandma make a fresh pot on Sunday mornings. Since then, Jacob dove head first into the world of specialty coffee. He spends his time trying different brew methods, researching facts about different coffee origins and processing methods, and being a general coffee nerd. Outside of work, Jacob enjoys playing trading card games, making music and spending time outdoors with his family.
Lauren Masten - Barista/Oat Milk Aficionado
Lauren joined the team in the summer of 2021. In addition to helping out behind the espresso bar, Lauren is a full time child and family therapist. She loves trying new flavor combinations of Oat Milk lattes and sharing them with the team. Outside of being an incredible barista, she loves advocating for sustainability. She enjoys volunteering at the Phoenix center, spending time in nature, and being home with her cats.
Ellie Monke - Barista/Good Vibes Enforcer
Ellie joined the team in the summer of 2023 and plans to continue serving coffee with us for as long as she can! At the farmers market when she isn’t making coffee orders she is curating the playlist, and keeping everyone dancing while they work. Outside of Arrowroot, Ellie enjoys reading, listening to music, and hanging with her friends and family. Her favorite Arrowroot coffee order is an iced lavender dream latte!