FTF elects its 2009 Board of Directors
Earlier in May, the Fair Trade Federation - the association of dedicated Fair Trade organizations in North America - held elections for their 2009 Board of Directors. They've posted the results and we're thrilled to see that Coop Coffees' own Monika Firl will be joining the other new and remaining members for what will surely be a productive and collaborative year of Fair Trade!
And the winners are...
Marcie Boyer, Flavours of Life
Monika Firl, Cooperative Coffees
Brian Smucker, Baksheesh
Kevin Ward, Global Crafts
Current Board members include...
Cecilia Dinio Durkin, Founder and Director, Women's Work
John Flory Founder, North Country Fair Trade
Manish Gupta Founder, Handmade Expressions
Allen Joseph Founder, Living Wage Fair Trade
Kelly Weinberger Founder & President, WorldFinds