Megan Westgate is the founding director of the Non-GMO Project, a nonprofit organization offering North America’s only third-party standard and verification program for non-GMO foods. An avid baker, gardener, and yoga practitioner, Megan’s mission in life is to protect our food supply and empower people to nourish themselves, body, mind, and spirit. She lives on a five-acre homestead in Bellingham, Washington, where she and her husband, Noah, raise chickens, turkeys, and lots of vegetables!
Courtney Pineau is the Assistant Director of the Non-GMO Project. From the time she was a young child, Courtney’s two favorite places to play and explore have been the kitchen and the garden. Her passion for growing food and nourishing the people she loves has inspired her ongoing commitment to ensuring that all people have access to safe and healthy food. Courtney and her family live on Lake Whatcom in Bellingham, Washington.