Organic Center

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"Vision: Conversion of agriculture to organic methods, improved health for the earth and its inhabitants, and greater awareness of and demand for organic products."[1]


Accessed April 2012: [2]

  • Mark Retzloff, Board Chair, Co-Founder and Chairman Alfalfa's Market
  • Ryan Black, Board Secretary- Co-founder& Chief Executive Officer Sambazon
  • Ken Cook, President, Environmental Working Group
  • Timothy Escamilla, Board Treasurer and Finance Chair, Vice President Procurement/Supply Chain, Ready Pac Produce
  • Michael Funk, Chairman & Co-founder, United Natural Foods
  • Anna Getty, Holistic Lifestyle Expert, Author, and Founder, Pregnancy Awareness Month
  • Myra Goodman, Co-founder, Earthbound Farm
  • Michelle P. Goolsby, Vice Chair and Former EVP of Dean Foods Company
  • David Karr, Co-Founder & Vice President of Marketing of Guayaki Yerba Mate
  • Theresa Marquez, Chief Marketing Executive, Organic Valley
  • Blaine McPeak, President, WhiteWave Foods
  • Nora Pouillon , Chef and Owner, Restaurant Nora
  • Jim Seiple, Group Vice President of Research & Development, Safeway Inc.
  • Susan Shields, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Jamba Juice
  • Sara Snow, Chair of Communications & Education, Green Lifestyle Expert/TV Host
  • Margaret Wittenberg, Vice President of Global Quality Standards and Public Affairs, Whole Foods Market
  • Anthony Zolezzi, Chair Advisory Board, Zolezzi Consulting Inc.
  • Alan Greene , M.D., C0-Chair Advisory Board, Pediatrician,
  • Alex Petrov, Advisory Board, General Manager, Consumer Brands at Safeway Inc.
  • Walter Robb, Advisory Board, Co-President, and COO Whole Foods Market Inc.
  • George Siemon, Advisory Board, CEO, Organic Valley
  • Andrew Weil, M.D., Advisory Board, Weil Lifestyle, LLC and University of Arizona

Advisory Committee

Accessed April 2012: [3]



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  1. Organic Center Mission, organizational web page, accessed April 4, 2012.
  2. Organic Center Board, organizational web page, accessed April 4, 2012.
  3. Organic Center Advisory Committee, organizational web page, accessed April 4, 2012.