Fair Trade Certified is 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 Fair Trade Certified to deliver more impact to more communities around the world.

Senior Management

  • Paul Rice

    President & CEO

  • Jennifer Chapman

    Head of People

  • Ken Redding

    Chief Commercial Officer

  • Steve Sellers

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Katherine Bostick

    Director, Standards

  • Clay Brown

    Chief of Standards, Certification and Impact Assessment

  • Ben Corey-Moran

    Director, Coffee Supply

  • Ruskin Hartley

    Vice President, Resource Development

  • Julie Kuchepatov

    Director, Seafood

  • Maya Spaull

    Senior Director, Apparel and Home Goods

  • Bennett Wetch

    Director of Technology Innovation

  • Catherine Williams

    Director, Certification