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Luis Brenes

Board Member

AgriVita S.A.

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Background Information

Affiliations

Board Member
International Organic Inspectors Association

BOD Members
International Organic Inspectors Association

Education

M.Sc.

Web References (8 Total References)


Administration

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Community Grower Groups: Chair: Luis Brenes, 506.2536.6565.


Chair, Luis Brenes, opened the ...

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Chair, Luis Brenes, opened the meeting at 8:08 PM Eastern Standard Time.

Agenda Item # 1 Members Present Members present included: Ann Baier, Luis Brenes, Marina Buchan, Maheswar Ghimire (voting Second Alternate, in place of Gene Prochaska), Ann Lameka, Garry Lean, John Trinterud; and Margaret Scoles (staff).
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Discussion: Luis briefly confirmed which action points were completed.
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Luis to request Maarten develop a Trainer Code of Conduct as part of the pilot project.
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Action Point: Luis and Margaret to prepare and send the BOD draft agendas for the pre and post AGM meeting in Encinitas, AGM agenda and the 2006 annual report.
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5. Luis to request Maarten develop a Trainer Code of Conduct as part of the pilot project.Luis Jan 18 2007
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8. Luis and Margaret to prepare and send the BOD draft agendas for the pre and post AGM meeting in Encinitas, AGM agenda and the 2006 annual report.
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Luis and Margaret Jan 18 2007
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Those in attendance included: Luis Brenes (Chair), Marina Buchan, Ann Lameka, Gene Prochaska, and Margaret Scoles (staff).
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Discussion: Luis outlined the background information on the building.The building that the IOIA has occupied for the last number of years has been offered as a donation to IOIA.
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Chair, Luis Brenes, opened the meeting at 9:30 a.m. Pacific Time.He introduced Maheswar Ghimire.He asked the questions: what good thing happened to you in the last month, what is worrisome or unfinished.Each BOD member responded to the questions.
Agenda Item # 1 Members Present BOD members present included: Ann Baier, Luis Brenes, Marina Buchan, Maheswar Ghimire, Ann Lameka, Garry Lean, John Trinterud; and staff, Margaret Scoles.
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Luis previously circulated the draft Annual Report to the BOD via email.
Action Points: BOD to further review the Annual Report and comment directly to Luis.
The Chair recessed the meeting at 6:04 Pacific Time PM
The Chair resumed the meeting at 9:30 AM, February 28 at Cocos Café in Encinitas
The following were present:BOD members: Luis Brenes, Marina Buchan, Maheswar Ghimire, Ann Lameka, Garry Lean, John Trinterud; and Staff, Margaret Scoles; and BOD nominee, David Konrad.
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Discussion: Luis presented a summary of the Santa Cruz BOD retreat process.He discussed the tool, the Access Foundation Matrix, that the BOD used in Santa Cruz in 2005 to evaluate proposed projects.The idea of an outside assessment of IOIA was mentioned.
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The IOIA Board of Directors (BOD) Chair, Luis Brenes, opened the meeting at 1:05 p.m. in the Cabana Room at the Best Western in Encinitas, California, USA.
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Luis Brenes presented the agenda.
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Luis presented Annual Report Overview in Power Point form.Luis outlined, with respect to the IOIA mission statement, the priorities set during the 2005 Santa Cruz retreat by the BOD.The Highlights of his report follow.
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Luis identified new challenges for IOIA in training other audiences: farmers, processors, extension agents, government officers, community grower groups, and others.In fact IOIA has already offered some of these type of trainings, i.e. an Alternative Energy Resource Organization training, NRC Services training, in-house trainings for the Colorado Dept. of Ag. and NY Dairy Marketing Services as well as Train the Trainer Workshops.
Luis announced that 2006 has been a record year for trainings, including 8 countries, 11 locations, 468 participants, 9 trainings in Latin America, 5 advanced trainings.He praised those who made it possible.
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Luis noted that in order to strengthen IOIA the BOD needs to work closer with the committees.He noted that the 2006 IOIA BOD was a very international Board, members hail from Canada, Costa Rica, Nepal and the United States.
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On the morning of March 05, newly elected board members Erin Beard, Sue Baird, Bob Durst, David Konrad and Monique Scholz met with continuing Board members Garry Lean, Maheswar Ghimire and Gene Prochaska as well as several outgoing Board members, Marina Buchan and Luis Brenes.
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Luis Brenes presented the strategic goals of IOIA, as follows:
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Luis also explained how the previous BOD evaluated whether or not a new undertaking (or continuing an existing project) would make sense to pursue, suggesteing that three YES or NO questions always need to be asked:1. Compatible with mission statement?Yes or No2. Capability?Yes or No3. Significant competition?Yes or No
Assessing Capacity
Luis also suggested 10 points to consider when assessing IOIA capacity:
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Luis and Garry then explained how the outgoing BOD made decisions, indicating that the new BOD will need to decide how they want to proceed.
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Members present: Luis (outgoing), Garry, Gene, Bob, David, Monique, Maheswar, Marina (outgoing).
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Luis to be confirmed
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Moved by David, seconded by Bob, that Luis Brenes serve as chair for ad hoc CGG committee.
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Point 6: CGG and Luis' trip to Washington: Luis is not available to be on call.BOD requests brief written report from him.ACTION POINT: Garry to request brief written report from Luis.
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Luis is not able to be on call; point deferred to June meeting.
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Add CGG point (see documents from Luis Brenes).
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Margaret reports that Luis expressed a widespread dissatisfaction with the current NOSB position on CGGs.The NOSB is not differentiating between multiple site USA processor-handler structures and grower group structures in developing countries.The NOSB session should hear from IOIA in official presentation at their session in November in Pennsylvania.Luis briefed Margaret on how to get IOIA on speaking roster.
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Action Point: " Garry will confer with Margaret and Luis and synthesize the information for the Nov 08 BOD meeting.
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Garry and Luis will prepare IOIA position in preparation for NOSB meeting in Arlington Nov 28-29, which will be attended by Garry and Catherine.
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Luis had suggested that small holder inspection schemes are very different from multiple site schemes in continental US, IOIA is ONLY speaking to the small holder issue.


From: lbrenes@racsa.co.cr on behalf of ...

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From: lbrenes@racsa.co.cr on behalf of Luis Brenes [lbrenes@racsa.co.cr]

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Luis Brenes, M.Sc. Agri-Vita S.A.
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Luis Brenes; Janine Gibson; Jim Riddle; John Burns; Joyce Ford; Lidia


Training Schedule & Information

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Please contact Luis Brenes or Vilma Cambronero Tel: (506) 536-6565 / (506) 473-3496 Fax: (506) 536-6565 / (506) 473-3534 or e-mail luisbrenes@racsa.co.cr or v.cambronero@proagroin.org for further information.


Calendar of Events

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Please contact Luis Brenes luisbrenes@racsa.co.cr or Vilma Cambronero Tel: (506) 536-6565 / (506) 473-3496 Fax: (506) 536-6565 / (506) 473-3534.

April 1 - 2 Women in Agriculture Educators Conference, Oklahoma City, OK.Pre-conference the afternoon (1-5p) of March 31, focusing on Agricultural Law Topics for the Farmer/Rancher and Educator.Oklahoma City, Oklahoma www.agrisk.umn.edu/wia/Conferences/WIA/

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