Photo by John Cosner (my Dad!)
Colette Cosner is a communications and non-profit management professional with over 8 years working for progressive policy transformation and social justice. Most recently she served as the Executive Director of the Domestic Fair Trade Association -- a national coalition of farmers, farmworker, retailers, processors and NGOs in the sustainable agricultural movement. Colette has also worked with numerous community and social justice organizations including Cultivate Impact, City Fruit, Witness for Peace Northwest, and YES! Magazine.
A graduate of Guilford College in Greensboro, NC, she received her B.A. in Spanish and Peace and Conflict Studies in 2008.
Colette also recently completed her Masters in Communication in Digital Media from the University of Washington where she specialized in multi-media storytelling, strategic communications, and integrated advocacy.