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Yolanda Brenes Hernandez

Lead Trainer | Costa Rica

Yolanda Brenes Hernandez serves as a Lead Trainer with SAI in Latin America.

Brenes Hernandez has previously worked as a regional manager for social accountability at Chiquita Brands International. In this role, she managed SA8000 implementation, training, and internal auditing for the company’s Latin American divisions.

Over the years, Brenes Hernandez has provided consultancy services on social responsibility for various organizations in Latin America, including Del Monte Foods, Dole Food Company, Tico Fruit, the Netherlands Development Finance Company, SGS, and the World Bank. Since 2006, she has conducted SA8000 audits as a Lead Auditor with Social Accountability Accreditation Services.

Brenes Hernandez holds an MBA in International Business from Universidad FUNDEPOS in Costa Rica. She teaches SAI training courses in Spanish.