About us» Team

The NAMA Café de Costa Rica and its support projects are implemented by various national and international institutions. In the following you will find our team members from all implementing partners according to the institution they belong to.

Please click on the institution´s name to find out more about its team.

Renato Alvarado Rivera

Minister of Agriculture and Livestock

Ana Cristina Quirós Soto

Vice-Minister for Agriculture

Xiomara González

National Manager “Programa de Café”

Gabriela Carmona

Management assistant “Programa de Café”

Carlos Manuel Rodríguez Echandi

Minister for Environment and Energy

Andrea Meza Murillo, Director for Climate Change

Andrea Meza Murillo

Director Climate Change Department

Patricia Campos, Vice-Director of Climate Change

Patricia Campos

Vice-Director Climate Change Department

Kathia Aguilar, Advisor for the Department for Climate Change

Kathia Aguilar

Advisor Directorate of Climate Change

Iván Delgado

Advisor Climate Change Directorate

Guido Vargas Artavia

President Board of Directors

Xinia Chaves, Vice-President of the Board of Directors

Xinia Chaves Quirós

Executive director

Carlos Fonseca Castro

Technical manager

Víctor Vargas

Head of Department for Sustainable Production

Rolando Chacón Araya

Head of Department for Industrialization

Gustavo González Mederas

Head of Department for Promotion, Distribution and Projects

Rocío Mena

Project Executive Department for Promotion, Distribution and Projects

David Ortíz

Department for Promotion

Sandra Spies

Project manager

Christina Poser, Advisor responsible for climate funding

Christina Poser

Advisor Climate finance

Gustavo Jimenez, Advisor for Coffee production and coffee mills

Gustavo Jiménez Elizondo

Advisor Coffee production and coffee mills

Alexia Quiros de la Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Alexia Quirós Rojas

Junior Advisor Coffee mills

Foto of Emilia Umana, Junior Advisor responsible for Coffee production

Emilia Umaña Acosta

Junior Advisor Coffee production

Ann-Kathrin Schloenvoigt

Advisor Communications and Knowledge Exchange

Krista Marín von Koeller

Administration

Candy Carvajal Morales

Office & Logistics

Laura Buonopane

Administration

María José Espinoza Marín

Administration

Jose Benavides Soto

Driver

Emma Aguilar Carvajal

Maintenance