Senior Program and Policy Specialist
Organic Farming Research Foundation
Mark Lipson is a 30-year pioneer in the organic movement. He is the Senior Program and Policy Specialist at the Organic Farming Research Foundation and a Research Associate in Organic Agriculture Policy at UC Santa Cruz. Mark served a 4.5 year term of service as the Organic and Sustainable Agriculture Policy Advisor at the USDA. He received a BA in environmental studies from UC Santa Cruz, and since 1983, he has been a member in Molino Creek Farm, a cooperative organic farming community in California. He was the Assistant Executive Director of CCOF and the Policy Director at OFRF.