Suzi HizaNational OrganizerFair Trade Communities
Suzi Hiza came to Fair Trade Campaigns with over five years of experience in the nonprofit sector. She most recently served as a program officer at the World Affairs Council in San Francisco, where she managed events, developed conferences, and engaged in community outreach to local schools, consulates, NGOs, and other organizations. She previously interned at the Foundation for Sustainable Development, where she gained a deeper appreciation and understanding of the value of community driven, asset based development. Before landing in San Francisco in 2011, she spent four years in Washington, DC, where she completed her undergraduate degree and interned with Dreams for Kids and the National Conference of State Legislatures. Suzi graduated from Georgetown University with a BA in government and a minor in Italian. She is also an alumna of School Year Abroad (Italy) and Phillips Exeter Academy, a Fair Trade School.