Editor’s Note: For the next two weeks the Ardmoreite will feature profiles on current vendors participating in the Marketplace on Broadway.

• Chris Woodruff:  The Marketplace on Broadway opened in 2008. Chris Woodruff has been with the Marketplace since it first began.

• Products: Woodruff offers a wide variety of produce including squash, onions, tomatoes, cucumbers, okra and other vegetables that grow in her garden. While she has sold her produce at the Marketplace for nine years, Woodruff began gardening long before she became a vendor.

• About Woodruff: All together Woodruff has been gardening and selling her produce for more than 40 years. She started picking and selling her produce at the request of others.  
“People wanted me to go pick my produce from my garden, so I thought if I’m going to go pick it, I’m going to go sell it.” Woodruff said.