Full Name
Archana Ram
Job Title
Managing Editor, Responsible Business
Patagonia Inc.
Speaker Bio

Archana Ram is Managing Editor of Responsible Business at Patagonia Inc. In her role, she oversees storytelling on the company’s social and environmental footprint, its Worn Wear resale program, and inspiring behavior change in the apparel industry and among customers. She also hosted the company’s first podcast, Patagonia Stories: Working Knowledge and frequently moderates Patagonia events.
Before joining Patagonia, Ms. Ram was a staff and freelance magazine writer at outlets including AFAR, Vogue, and Bloomberg. She has written about the legacy of South Korea’s Haenyeo divers, a garden of 1,000 buddha statues in the middle of Montana, and co-hosted San Diego Magazine’s restaurant podcast. When she is not writing or hosting, Ms. Ram is in yoga class, reading up on plant medicine, or exploring the trails with her dog.
She is a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.

Archana Ram