Farmer Focus Welcomes Matthew Dillon as Chief Sustainability Officer
HARRISONBURG, Va. — Farmer Focus, the only 100% USDA organic and Humane Certified® chicken company with a mission to promote and protect generational family farms, announces the appointment of Matthew Dillon as Chief Sustainability Officer (CSO). Dillon brings extensive experience with social impact brands, sustainable supply chains, and federal and state advocacy, along with a passion for organic agriculture and a comprehensive understanding of the sustainability challenges and opportunities ahead for purpose-driven food companies. Dillon is a thought leader in organic agriculture, serving as a regular speaker at industry events and a member of the Organic Trade Association board. This addition to the executive team solidifies Farmer Focus’ commitment to minimizing the company’s environmental impact while also scaling for a new phase of growth and development.
“Matthew’s appointment to Chief Sustainability Officer echoes our deep commitment to creating a sustainable future for our farmers and the planet,” said Corwin Heatwole, Farmer Focus founding farmer and CEO. “As Farmer Focus has grown, so has our opportunity to impact change. We aim to build an organic food system and supply chain that reflects the values we hold as a company. I can think of no one more equipped to take on this ambitious challenge than Matthew Dillon.”