The Organic Trade Association announced its new leadership team consisting of the board of directors and the president. Tracy Favre is the new president and is excited to jump into her new role. She’s worked in natural resource management and the organic sector for over 30 years. Favre served on the National Organic Standards Board from 2012-2017, ending her tenure as the board president.
“I’m honored to be serving as the new OTA Board president,” she says. “The organic industry is at an important point in its growth.”
Tom Chapman, CEO of the OTA, says they’re excited to welcome the new president and board. “We look forward to working with these dedicated volunteer leaders to keep moving organic forward,” he says. “The new board is committed to working together with members and staff to achieve OTA’s mission of growing and protecting organic.”
The 15 board members serve three-year terms.