Our Staff

Representing various backgrounds, skills, and professional talents, our staff is dedicated to building a strong foundation for the plant-based foods industry to succeed and thrive.
Michele Simon

Michele Simon

Executive Director

Sara O’Leary

Sara O’Leary

Membership Director

Julie Emmett

Julie Emmett

Senior Director, Retail Partnerships

Sabina Vyas

Sabina Vyas

Senior Director, Strategic Initiatives

Nina Anand

Nina Anand

Communications Director

Jennifer Jacobs

Jennifer Jacobs

Retail Partnerships Manager

Ciara LaChaux

Ciara LaChaux

Program Manager

Consultants

Shannon Campagna

Shannon Campagna

Federal Policy

Dan Colegrove

Dan Colegrove

State Policy

Michael Robbins

Michael Robbins

Media Relations

Jennifer Holt

Jennifer Holt

Retail Data

Join PBFA

The Plant Based Foods Association consists of members and supporters with the shared goal of ensuring the plant-based foods industry can succeed and thrive.

PBFA Member Support Call
August
20

PBFA Member Support Call

We are proud to be a founding member of the Plant Based Foods Association. PBFA has helped us grow our business in more ways than one.

Madeline Haydon

Founder & CEO, nutpods