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Board Updates

5 12, 2019

2019 Board Election Results

December 5th, 2019|Board Updates|0 Comments

Board elections ran from October 26, 2019 to November 30, 2019. Six Co-op members ran for our board of directors this year. Members had the opportunity to vote in the store or online for up to four candidates. There were three seats up for re-election and one seat that will become vacant this month. The [...]

7 11, 2019

Annual Meeting

November 7th, 2019|Board Updates, Featured Posts|0 Comments

The East End Food Co-op Annual Meeting is Saturday, November 9th from 2-5 PM at the Eastminster Church in East Liberty. Join us for a meal provided by Salem's Grill & Marketplace (gluten-free, vegan, and vegetarian options included). Hear store updates from the Board of Directors and General Manager, learn about board candidates, and ask [...]

30 06, 2019

July & August Board Update

June 30th, 2019|Board Updates|0 Comments

As we write this, our new general manager (GM), Maura Holliday, continues to work with the interim management team until someone else is hired to fill her previous position as the grocery manager. From the board’s perspective, the transition is going well. We thank everyone — management, staff and members — for your patience as [...]

30 04, 2019

May & June Board Update

April 30th, 2019|Board Updates|0 Comments

Hello EEFC Community! The Board of Directors is pleased to announce our new General Manager: Maura Holliday, our current Grocery Manager. We are looking forward to working with Maura in her new role are excited to work together to face what the future holds for EEFC. This was a difficult decision to make because each [...]

11 04, 2019

Our New General Manager: Maura Holliday

April 11th, 2019|Board Updates, Store News|0 Comments

The Board of Directors is pleased to announce our new General Manager: Maura Holliday, our current Grocery Manager! Special thanks to all of the members and staff who took time to meet with the candidates and share their feedback. This was a difficult decision to make because each of the finalists brought very different strengths [...]

28 02, 2019

March/April Board Corner

February 28th, 2019|Board Updates|0 Comments

Hello co-op members! Your board is off to a busy start in 2019. We welcomed five new board members at our December meeting. New board members are: Karen Bernard, Sam Applefield (Vice President), Eva Barinas (Secretary), Larry Meadows (Treasurer), and Jona Reyes. These five join Eddy Jones (President), Emily DeFerrari , Sarah Trafican, and Zoe [...]

7 12, 2018

2018 Board Election Results

December 7th, 2018|Board Updates|0 Comments

The 2018 Board Election has come to a close. Thank you to all who participated! Board elections ran from October 27th to November 30th. Nine Co-op members ran for our board of directors this year. Members had the opportunity to vote in the store or online for up to five candidates. There were three seats [...]

1 12, 2018

GM Search Update

December 1st, 2018|Board Updates|0 Comments

For those who have been following the Management transition period at our co-op, we have entered a new phase. We have switched to a seven person Interim Management Team (IMT) and we have hired an executive search firm to help with our General Manager (GM) search. Our new Interim Management Team is comprised of all [...]

5 11, 2018

Annual Meeting Recap

November 5th, 2018|Board Updates|0 Comments

Thank you to all our Co-op Members who joined us for the Annual Meeting on Saturday, November 3rd! It was a great opportunity to hear about the Co-op's financial status, updates from the past fiscal year, and strategic plans and initiatives going forward. If you would like to review the presentations from the Annual Meeting [...]

8 10, 2018

Board Corner: You’re invited to the Annual Meeting!

October 8th, 2018|Board Updates|0 Comments

Hello Member-Owner! May I introduce myself? My name’s Emily DeFerrari and I’ve been one of your board directors for almost a year.  This year, with the guidance of several member-owners, I am chairing the Annual Meeting Committee and the Member-Owner Participation Committee which is also guided by the input of member-owners from the general membership. [...]