Michelle Thomas

Michelle Thomas:

Michelle Thomas is co-owner and Director of Operations at Mata Traders, a fair trade fashion company located in Chicago, IL that partners with women’s cooperatives in India and Nepal to create their apparel and jewelry collections. Michelle has been immersed in the fair trade landscape for over 10 years and loves to connect the women who make Mata abroad, and with the women who wear it here in the States. Michelle lives in Chicago with her husband and seven year old daughter.