Join Chairwoman, Andrea Reyes of the NYC Far Trade Coalition as she toggles between global and local perspectives on sustainable fashion, labor rights, and how fair trade can be the answer to inequality.
About Andrea Reyes
Andrea is an experienced community organizer running the NYC Fair Trade Coalition, a 501(c)3 which grew from 20 business members to 100 business members and over 100 fair trade advocates under her leadership. She is also the founder of A. Bernadette, a consultancy firm which mentors entrepreneurs, small businesses and students on how to include more sustainable practices into their business and lives. She is an adjunct instructor at the Fashion Institute of Technology and LIM College teaching global sourcing, corporate social responsibility, and sustainability. She is a published author with Bloomsbury Publishing, and has written college level coursework.