Katherine Paul is associate director of the Organic Consumers Association (OCA) and a member of the board of Regeneration International, a project of OCA. OCA is a non-profit, dedicated to safeguarding organic standards and promoting a healthy, just, and sustainable system of agriculture and commerce. The OCA’s primary strategy is to work on national and global campaigns promoting health, justice, and sustainability that integrate public education, marketplace pressure, media work, litigation, and grassroots lobbying. Paul, a former journalist, is editor of Organic Bytes, OCA's online weekly newsletter with about 600,000 subscribers. She was formerly associate director of Common Dreams, an online independent media site based in Portland, Maine.