Volunteer Highlight: Wendy De Jong, Coffee Buyer/Education Director of Single Origin Roasters, Tony’s Coffees & Teas

                Name: Wendy De Jong Title: Coffee Buyer/Education Director Company: Single Origin Roasters, Tony’s Coffees & Teas   How long have you been volunteering for the SCAA? 10 years!   What was the first SCAA event you volunteered for and what were your duties? I was recruited by …

Volunteer Highlight: Miguel Vicuna, Barista Trainer of Metropolis Coffee and Aviano Coffee

              Name: Miguel Vicuna Title: Barista Trainer Company: Metropolis Coffee and Aviano Coffee   How long have you been volunteering for the SCAA? 5 pretty sweet years.   What was the first SCAA event you volunteered for and what were your duties? First Mountain Region Barista Competition, I helped …

Volunteer Highlight: Michael Kearby, Roasting Manager of Intelligentsia Coffee

Name: Michael Kearby Title: Roasting Manager Company:  Intelligentsia Coffee Chicago   How long have you been volunteering for the SCAA? 4 years   What was the first SCAA Event you volunteered for and what were your duties? I volunteered in 2009 as a Roasting Lab Station Lead.   What is your current volunteer role and …

Volunteer Highlight: Mike Stumpf, Green Coffee Buyer, Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Company

                Name: Mike Strumpf Title: Green Coffee Buyer Company: Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Company   How long have you been volunteering for the SCAA? 7 years   What was the first SCAA event you volunteered for and what were your duties? The 2005 World Barista Championship where I …