Test 17 years as member (12 as general manager) of CRS Workers' Co-op in British Columbia, until 1996. Founding member of CWCF, founding member of CoopZone. 1996, Founder of FWC Development Co-op in BC (Devco), supported the development, training and launch of over 250 co-ops and 50 or so non profit enterprises from 1996 to 2016. Represented CoopZone on the board of Canadian Co-op Investment Fund - vice chair 2018 - 2021. Served on board of CWCF from launch until 2011, chaired CWCF investment committee 2003 - 2011. Served on the board of BC Co-op Association 9 years, executive committee 7 years. Served as co-chair of CCEC Credit Union (Vancouver)board of directors, 2013-2022. 2022 - founder and director of CoActive Developments Workers' Cooperative. etc.
Email Address firstname.lastname@example.org
Level Developer Members
Start Date October 5, 2022
Region British Colombia
Work in Remote? Yes
Expertise Agrifood, Development, Incorporation, Management, Capitalization, Worker co-ops, Bylaws, Governance, Finance, Mentoring, Feasibility Studies, Accounting
Services Orientation and training, policy development, incorporation, business planning, strategic planning, feasibility assessment, financing, organizational assessment and development, ownership transitions, partnerships, etc.
Languages English, French
Company CoActive Developments Workers Cooperative