Katherine Richardson, Bruce Reynolds, Jim Johnson, Ron Hantz, Lolita Ratchford, Justin Franks, Emily Sladek

Outreach/Public

Responsibilities: Work closely with committee and subcommittee members to develop and implement engagement and outreach strategies as related to Cooperative Stakeholder initiatives. Inform or solicit

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Co-op Engagement

Responsibilities: Responsible for the leading outreach to existing and newly forming cooperatives in DC and the organizations that work with them, to help ensure cooperative

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Policy and Advocacy

Responsibilities: Communicate to members about “external” policies and legislation relevant to co-ops Be able to relate organization actions to DC co-op statutes and tax impacts

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Inclusivity/Access

Responsibilities: The Cooperative shall actively strive to develop a diverse Steering Committee that reflects the community it serves in regards to race, ethnicity, sexual orientation,

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Feasibility Research

Responsibilities: Lead and oversee the development of a comprehensive feasibility analysis for the creation of a co-op development center; Participate in strategic planning and engagement

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Trainer

Responsibilities: Lead, oversee, evaluate, and ensure the quality of trainings by and for the center; trainees will include center board/steering committee members, staff and volunteers,

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Governance/Organizer

Responsibilities: The governance practitioners responsibilities and duties shall cover the following spectrum of activity. Planning for and organizing a Board Election Governance, risk management and

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Partnership Engagement

Responsibilities: Be mainly responsible for engaging partners and identifying and leveraging the skills, expertise and assets of existing local and regional institutions and stakeholders. Help

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Budget drafted with support from Philip Sambol

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