Board of Directors

Oldways' Board of Directors lends their diverse ideas, expertise and inspiration to help Oldways guide people to good health through heritage.

Jesse Ziff Cool

Owner and Founder, Cooleatz

Palo Alto, CA / Independent Board Member
Dedicated to sustainable agriculture and cuisine for over 35 years, Jesse is an advocate for local, sustainable,...

George Gendron

Managing Director of New Ventures, Inc. Magazine

Boston, MA / Independent Board Member
George Gendron is the Managing Director of New Ventures for Inc. Magazine. The new ventures group recently launched the...

Phil Meldrum

CEO, FoodMatch

New York, NY / Independent Board Member
Phil Meldrum founded FoodMatch in 1996 with a vision to bring all-natural, artisanal Mediterranean specialty foods to...

Cathy Strange

Global Cheese Buyer, Whole Foods Market

Austin, TX / Independent Board Member
Cathy Strange joined Whole Foods Market in 1990 and has a wealth of food industry experience and expertise. As the...

Paul Sullivan

Stamford, CT / Independent Board Member
Paul Sullivan is the author of Clutch: Why Some People Excel Under Pressure and Others Don't (Portfolio/Penguin,...

Sara Baer-Sinnott

President, Oldways

Sara has been an instrumental figure at Oldways since its early days, joining the staff in 1992 to work on one of the...

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