Rick Peyser

Senior Relationship Manager
Coffee and Cocoa for Lutheran World Relief

Rick Peyser is Sr. Relationship Manager, Coffee & Cocoa for Lutheran World Relief, a non-profit organization that works with local partners to provide lasting solutions to poverty, injustice, and human suffering. Prior to his current role, he led Keurig Green Mountain’s Supply Chain Community Outreach efforts, where he worked for close to 27 years. Rick served as President of the SCAA, as a member of the Fair Trade Labeling Organizations International (FLO) Board of Directors for 6 years, and currently serves on the Boards of Directors of Food4Farmers (a NGO he co-founded), Root Capital, The Coffee Trust, and Pueblo a Pueblo. Rick co-authored “Brewing Change: Behind the Bean at Green Mountain Coffee Roasters” (2012), and was instrumental in producing the video “After the Harvest” and in convening the Coffeelands Food Security Coalition, now The Coalition for Coffee Communities.