FSC Indigenous Foundation


Sarah Banda-Genchev

Interim Managing Director
Sarah Banda-Genchev

Sarah provides strategic direction, oversees daily operations, and integrates Indigenous values into programs.

With a robust background in global organizations such as the United Nations and the Forest Stewardship Council, Sarah has successfully led communication, fundraising, and sustainability initiatives. Her expertise in program management and stakeholder engagement has driven significant organizational growth.

Her leadership and commitment to fostering partnerships align seamlessly with the FSC Indigenous Foundation’s mission, ensuring the organization’s efforts are impactful and aligned with its strategic goals. She is deeply committed to advancing the rights of Indigenous peoples and local communities. Sarah’s dedication ensures the Foundation’s mission is met and felt, fostering impactful partnerships and driving meaningful, sustainable growth.