Meet the Candidate – Karly
Describe your experience with this cooperative and cooperatives generally.
I worked with the Chequamegon Food Cooperative for 5 years as a Cashier, Stocker and last as the Cheese and Refrigerated Buyer.
Summarize your professional experience and relevant sills. What unique skills, personal qualities, or perspectives will you bring to the board?
I have an understanding of cooperatives in and out. I’m familiar with the store, customers, distributors and employees.
What’s your vision for the future of our cooperative? What makes you passionate about the co-op and/or its mission?
I believe the Chequamegon Food Co-op is and can be more successful with the right motivation and focus. Continuing to be a leader in providing the area and it’s members with local products.
Why are you interested in serving on the co-op’s board of directors?
I want to help things progress in a forward motion.
Add anything else you feel is relevant to your candidacy.
I have an inside perspective in how our cooperative works, being a former employee. I have realistic expectations knowing the processes within the work environment.