Board elections happen each year from October 15- November 15. All members may participate by voting either in store or online. Thank you to all who voted in 2022!
The Board of Directors is elected by the membership to serve a three year term for the Olympia Food Co-op. The Board establishes policies, oversees the operating and capital budgets, approves plans and recommendations, and sets general guidelines for staff and working members. They hold ultimate legal responsibility for the operations and actions of the Co-op.
Board members also serve on various committees, such as finance, member relations, and expansion. Other responsibilities are listed in the bylaws, which the Board is responsible to uphold.
Board members receive working member credit for their time spent in Board and committee meetings. The monthly commitment ranges between 10 to 20 hours.
Elections are held October 15th – November 15th every year.