Rebecca Torpie

Position title: Director of Marketing

Website: BriarPatch Food Co-op

Rebecca Torpie is the Director of Marketing at BriarPatch Food Co-op and has worked in the food co-op world for over a decade. Prior to that she was a restaurant and bakery owner and pastry chef, and psychologist-in-training. She also moonlights as a marketing and communications consultant with Columinate, helping co-ops and nonprofits assess and organize their marketing resources and tell their stories effectively, efficiently and creatively. She lives in Grass Valley, CA with her husband Chris and senior rescue pugs.