Corinne Shindelar

CEO, Independent Natural Food Retailers Association

Corinne has over 35 years experience in the natural products industry and is a leader in organizing and developing partnerships that strengthen all stakeholders from manufacturer to consumer. She spent 15 years in natural food retailing as a General Manager, Merchandiser and Project Manager. She was the Executive Director of two cooperative grocers associations launching the Co-op Advantage Program and serving as the first president of NCGA. As the founder and current CEO of INFRA, Independent Natural Food Retailers Association, Corinne has received numerous awards for her vision and commitment to organic foods. In 2014, Nutrition Business Journal commended her for “her commitment to bringing advocacy and success to natural retail stores in an increasingly competitive landscape” and was recently recognized by Progressive Grocer as a “Top Woman in Grocery”. In August 2015 she was featured in Natural Food Merchandiser. Corinne currently serves as the Board Chair of the Non-GMO Project.