Kibinge coffee farmers’ cooperative society (KCFCS) is based on the principle of building the farmers’ capacity to manage their own institutions. Its Organizational Structure comprises 9 democratically elected committee members. The term of office for the board is 2 years according to the cooperative statute and byelaws. A Board Member is therefore not re-elected beyond two consecutive terms of office but may be re -considered for leadership after a period of 4 years. The day to day activities on the other hand are carried out by 13 members of staff led by the General Manager.