Board of Directors

We're guided by a team of leaders who are united under our mission to alleviate global poverty and promote sustainable development. Combined with the collective wisdom and constructive feedback of our Board of Directors and Advisory Council, these individuals enable us to deliver more impact to more communities around the world.

Board of Directors

  • Janet Nezhad Band

    Development Strategy Consultant/Attorney

  • Ron D. Cordes

    Co-Founder, Cordes Foundation

  • Ricardo Crisantes

    VP of Sales & Marketing and Co-owner of Wholesum Harvest

  • Robin Evitts

    Senior Advisor, Alvarez & Marsal

  • Sherri Pittman

    Managing Director, California Clean Energy Fund

  • Paul Rice

    President & CEO, Fair Trade USA

  • Larry Ruff

    Board Vice Chairman | CEO, Eat REAL

  • Liesel Pritzker Simmons

    Co-Founder and Principal of Blue Haven Initiative

  • Robert P. Stiller

    Founder, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc.

  • James White

    Board Chairman | Executive Chairman, Bradshaw International