Edgardo Uychia, Board Member (Philippines)
Edgardo Uychiat, Board Member (Philippines)
President, Negros Island Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development (NISARD)
Edgardo graduated from Industrial Management Engineering minor in Mechanical Engineering at De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines. He took up his Masters in Management at Hult School of Management in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
An advocate of organic agriculture and environmental protection, he is the President of NISARD Foundation, Inc, a non-government organization advocating for and promoting organic agriculture across the island as a vehicle for rural development, food security and poverty alleviation since 2005.
He is also the President of Family Farms Inc, a social enterprise producing specialty organic pigmented rice and Trustee and Treasurer of the Philippine Reef and Rainforest Conservation Foundation.