Alex Morgan is the Chief Markets Officer for the Rainforest Alliance. He leads a global team that works with companies across the agriculture, forestry, and tourism sectors to develop and execute sustainable sourcing programs, including certification, customized programs, and more.
Morgan manages the cultivation of new business relationships and oversees existing client relationships, looking to broaden and deepen each company’s commitment to sustainable supply chains. Beyond the execution of these commitments, he and his team work with businesses to maximize their impacts in the field, better understand their supply chains, and to credibly communicate the impacts of their work. He is actively involved across the Rainforest Alliance in our work with external stakeholders including the NGO community, government agencies, and activist groups.
Morgan has worked for the Rainforest Alliance for over ten years and is based in a remote office. He previously worked for Seattle Audubon, U.S. Senator Cantwell, and other small regional non-profit organizations in the Seattle area. He has studied and worked in Belgium, the Netherlands, and Madagascar and is inspired by the people he meets around the world who are driving conservation and livelihood improvements on the ground. Morgan is an avid backcountry skier and previously served on the Board of the Northwest Avalanche Center and the Specialty Coffee Association of America’s Sustainability Council. He currently sits on the Sustainable Food Lab’s advisory board.