2019 Goals for the RMCCA Advisory Board and All Members:
Create and host events for: western, southern and northern chapters- all focused on creating more local community within the region and empowering the local leaders of said area.
Hosting more education and seminars throughout the year, focusing on baristas, green buying, roasters, and manager education.
Gaining more corporate sponsorships for a wider range of free education for members and community based events.
Increasing member discounts at all local shops that are affiliated with RMCCA
Creating a web platform that is member focused, forum driven for increased communication, R&D
The Rocky Mountain Craft Coffee Alliance is focused on developing community among coffee enthusiasts - both consumer and professional - through education, collaboration, events, and networking all through the Rocky Mountain region.
Our Core Values:
Creating a diverse array of opinions of workshops, educations, seminars, competitions, and networking events
Honoring and working with professionals and consumers
Supporting local industries with all events
Open platform to discuss best practices at shops and home
Using language that speaks to multiple cultures and industries
Maintaining up to date knowledge of coffee industry
Bringing the most up to date information of coffee to our members
Respecting space for all individuals, genders, positions, and beliefs
Keeping education focused for baristas, managers, roasters, technicians and more.
Open platform for all persons who enjoy coffee
Inclusive and overlapping among other industries
Creativity of events for baristas, roasters, owners/managers, green buyers, and more
Encouraging self-education through support and community
Creating workshops and events that promote craft coffee for consumers
Providing space for professionals to become more confident in abilities
Giving local cities support to create initiative meetings and coffee events.
Creating local events within sub chapters to engage even more markets and outreach
Hannah Ulbrich | Copper Door Coffee, Advisory Past Chair
Josh Taves | Novo Coffee
Kristyn Wade | Copper Door Coffee, Executive Board Chair
Jonathan Jarrow | Harbinger Coffee Co.
Penney Garrett | Copper Door Coffee
Bob Goldman | Allegro Coffee
Alexandra LittleJohn | Ozo Coffee Co.