Executive Director California Certified Organic Farmers Santa Cruz, California (2011-2018)

Cathy Calfo

Cathy Calfo joined CCOF (California Certified Organic Farmers) and served as the executive director/CEO from 2011 to 2018. CCOF is a nonprofit organization based in Santa Cruz, California that advances organic agriculture for a healthy world through organic certification, education, advocacy, and promotion. CCOF advocates on behalf of its members for organic policies, supports the growth of organic through education and grants, and provides organic certification that is personal and accessible. CCOF represents more than 3,400 certified organic farmers, processors, retailers, and private labelers, as well as more than 175 businesses and over 100 individuals and families who are CCOF’s supporting members.

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