Dr. Nadia Sabeh
President & Founder, Dr. Greenhouse Inc.
Dr. Nadia Sabeh (A.K.A. “Dr. Greenhouse”) is President and Founder of Dr. Greenhouse, Inc., an agricultural and mechanical engineering firm that specializes in the design of HVAC systems for indoor plant environments. Dr. Sabeh first became interested in controlled environment agriculture (CEA) as an undergraduate, while working on a small shiitake and oyster mushroom farm in southern Idaho. For over 20 years, Dr. Sabeh has dedicated her education and career to helping farmers control their environments, allowing them to grow crops indoors, in greenhouses, and in locations that would otherwise make it impossible or impractical to do so. She and her team have designed HVAC systems for facilities growing cannabis, strawberries, leafy greens, and vine crops all over the world, including Europe, the Middle East, Canada, and the U.S. Dr. Sabeh has her Ph.D. in Agricultural Engineering from the University of Arizona’s Controlled Environment Agriculture Center (CEAC) and is a licensed Mechanical Engineer in the State of California. She currently serves as the Chair of a new American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers/American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers co-sponsored committee that is developing the standard “HVAC for Indoor Plant Environments Without Sunlight.”