Iris Millenaar joined the WBA in February 2020 as Public Policy Manager, in which she supports policymakers in translating benchmark results and methods into public policy action. She is a public affairs professional with a passion for multi-stakeholder collaboration and sustainability. Her latest role was at the Rainforest Alliance, where she led the development and execution of advocacy strategies towards the Dutch government and European Union on topics such as deforestation and cocoa policy. She has expertise in human rights due diligence and the use of standards in food and agriculture. She holds a Master’s degree in public administration from Leiden University and is based in The Hague, The Netherlands.