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Purpose | Hold the vision, set strategies, oversee management and implementation of current projects, i.e. represent the membership.

Current Work | Continuing to expand the appeal of our Annual Exposition, strengthening SCAA education & training programs, establishing a forum for a higher-level dialogue through Symposium, expanding regional events, supporting the Barista community, building certification programs, developing standards, improving our library of statistics, delivering on our commitment to the Millennium Development Goals, developing the volunteer base, and overall, managing a sound organization.
Ben Pitts
President

Royal Cup Coffee
President of FoodService & Hospitality
160 Cleage Drive
Birmingham, AL 35217
205-271-6026

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Heather Perry
Vice President

Klatch Coffee
Director of Training & Consulting
1848 W. llth Street Suite A
Upland, CA 91786
877-455-2824


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Tracy Ging
2nd Vice President

Volcafe Specialty Coffee
Sales and Marketing Director
2 Park Avenue – 20th Floor
New York, NY 10016


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Guy Burdett
Secretary/Treasurer

InterAmerican Coffee, Inc.
President & CEO
19500 State Highway 249 Ste 225
Houston, TX 77070-3015
281-772-8276


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Colleen Anunu
Director

Colleen PK Anunu
Fair Trade USA
Sr. Manager, Coffee Supply Chain
Ithaca, NY
(607)-279-6638
Montréal, QC
(514)-553-4116


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Juan Luis Barrios
Director

Finca La Merced / Retiro de Quisaya
General Manager
20 Calle 18-23, Zona 10
Edif. Plaza Buro, Ofi. 208
Guatemala City, Guatemala 01010
502-2366-2565

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Aida Batlle
Director

Everest S.A.
President
KM. 62 Carretera Antigua
San Salvador, B6-144 El Salvador
503-441-2830


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Skip Finley
Director

Dalla Corte Espresso Coffee Systems NA
Technical Director/Partner
(805) 331-0564


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Andrew Hetzel
Director

Cafemakers, LLC
Founder
PO BOX 437436
Kamuela, HI 96743-7436
1 (336) 443-0290


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Chad Trewick
Director

Reciprocafé LLC
Owner/Consultant
Minneapolis, MN
612-386-7847


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Trevor Corlett
Director

Madcap Coffee Company
CEO
718 7th St NW
Washington, DC, 20001
+1-888-866-9091


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Andrew Linnemann
Director

Starbucks Coffee Company
Vice President, Global Coffee Quality and Engagement
2401 Utah Ave S
Seattle, WA, 98134-1436 US
1 (206) 318-7653


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Tracy Allen
Immediate Past President

Brewed Behavior
President & CEO
1114 N Clark St Apt 5
W Hollywood, CA 90069-2091
1 (913) 940-9652


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Ric Rhinehart
Executive Director

Specialty Coffee Association of America
Executive Director
117 W. 4th Street, Suite 300
Santa Ana, CA, 92701
562-624-4100


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