EkoConnect congratulates new board members
The founding members of EkoConnect Bernd Jansen, Kornelie Blumenschein and Christian Pein did not run for board election again. We would like to thank all of them for their engagement over the last 13 years. Our special thanks goes to Bernd Jansen, who has succeeded with a lot of energy to make EkoConnect a significant organization for organic farming in Central and Eastern Europe and of course all of our colleagues in the office.
As legal representatives of EkoConnect Andrea Mühle, Willi Jennissen and Claudia Neumann have now been elected. Andrea Mühle studied agriculture in Dresden and after working on organic farms, in an agricultural consulting office and state administration she operates as head of EkoConnect since 2014. Claudia Neumann is responsible for the organization of events, public relations and project management at EkoConnect since 2012. Willi Jennissen, a member of EkoConnect for over 10 years, is working as an independent consultant and trainer for companies and organizations in the food industry. He is currently a component leader for the German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) in Afghanistan. Bernhard Jansen, founder and longtime CEO and former managing director of EkoConnect supports the association on a consulting basis in the expanded board.
Further information on the new board members can be found here.