From the Board: Diversity is a Blessing

From the Board: Diversity is a Blessing

Everyone Welcome Submitted by MMFC board member:  Gary Johnson   This statement “Everyone is Welcome” is posted at the entrance to the Menomonie Market Food Co-op. I notice it each time I enter our co-op and find it welcoming and reassuring. Food is a part of all of our lives, […]

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2018 Board of Directors Candidate Bios

2018 Board of Directors Candidate Bios

Mariann Holm Incumbent Current Vice President Candidate Statement In my first term as a Menomonie Market Food Co-op board member, I brought my perspective and experience as a small business owner and organic dairy farmer to the board room. Having served as a Farmer Ambassador for the Organic Valley cooperative […]

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MMFC Board Visits Bluff Country Co-op

Submitted by:  Wendy MacDougall, MMFC board of directors Your board of directors cleared our calendars on July 9 and traveled to Winona to visit the Bluff Country Co-op. We were welcomed by their general manager and board members for a store tour, enjoyed dinner together, and sat in on their […]

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Being a Board Member

Reflections from Patrick Pesek-Herriges   As I end my time as a board member (on 7/31) it’s a good time to say what that role has meant to me. I ran for election in 2011 out of my convictions about the value of the cooperative model. I’ve stayed on the […]

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What does the MMFC board do?

Submitted by:  Steve Hanson, MMFC board of directors   What is your vision for your food co-op? What do you think MMFC should look like in five or ten years? These are the questions MMFC board members ask ourselves every month, and we’d like to know more from you about […]

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