Floy, a Co-Founder, heads up the organization relying on her extensive business management experience, dedicated focus, and knack for execution. She’s also an attorney. Before co-founding CoRo, she was VP, Associate General Counsel with Irvine Company in So.Cal. Through pure dedication, Floy managed to change directions mid-career and is now feeling very inspired by coffee and everyone making it so delicious and fun. She became a CQI-licensed Q Grader in August 2016, has two kids, and loves to get outdoors.
Tim, a Co-Founder, is a long-time coffee enthusiast. He learned to roast coffee in 2012 and along with Paul installed the company’s first roaster, a Loring Merlin. Since then he’s had a strong hand in equipping the business and shaping its direction. Over the years he’s been the Executive Director of the Julia Morgan Theater, served on Berkeley’s Landmarks Commission and the Energy Commission, the board of Berkeley Architectural Heritage Association and is a past president of the Hillside Club.
Paul Goldstone is Chairman of the CoRo Board of Directors and its primary funder. He has been a coffee lover and roaster for years. In addition to CoRo, he owns and manages a number of interests in the Bay Area and is currently developing a new state-of-the-art Market Hall in downtown San Rafael.