Venice is the Executive Director of Alice's Garden Urban Farm and community Garden in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She is also the Minister for The Table: a 1st-century-style community in the 21st century. She self-identifies as a Cultural and Spiritual Midwife, being actively present in people's lives, coaxing them as they birth the gifts that lie within. She has a passion for cultivating herbs, growing more than sixty varieties each Midwest growing season. She also has sixty-two herbal apprentices learning with her.