Corinne Rafferty


A lawyer by training, Corinne has more than 25 years’ experience in nonprofit leadership. She has worked in San Francisco, New York and Minneapolis for foundations, think tanks, advocacy organizations, grassroots groups and public interest law firms – serving in capacities from program officer to development director to vice president to executive director. She is an excellent writer and communicator, with extensive experience in all aspects of organizational leadership and management, board development, and fundraising. Most recently, she was Chief Operating Officer of the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy, an internationalist think tank promoting fair and sustainable food, farm and trade policy. Corinne has a B.A. in English Literature from Yale University and a J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.  612.203.9496