CCI has recently transitioned its founding board into a sustaining Board of Directors, below. We are honored to be working with our Board to continue to grow and refine CCI’s governance and leadership.
Rebecca Burgess, Board President, is the Executive Director of Fibershed. She has over a decade of experience writing and implementing hands-on curriculum that focuses on the intersection of restoration ecology and fiber systems. She has taught at Westminster College, Harvard University, and has created workshops for a range of NGOs and corporations. She is the author of the best-selling book Harvesting Color, a bioregional look into the natural dye traditions of North America. She has built an extensive network of farmers and artisans within our region’s Northern California Fibershed to pilot the regenerative fiber systems model at the community scale.