Board of Directors Candidate Orientation

  • Seward Co-op's classroom, 2nd floor

Are you an owner of Seward Co-op who would like to:

  • shape strategic, long-term plans for the co-op;
  • learn about issues in the cooperative and natural foods sectors; and
  • develop policies that govern the co-op?

Then, please consider running for the board of directors! All candidates are required to attend an orientation meeting to be eligible to run in the election. Join us on Wednesday, Aug. 13 at 6 p.m. or Saturday, Aug. 16 at 10 a.m. in the co-op's classroom. At the candidate orientation, expect to learn the basics of cooperative governance, the role of the Board of Directors, and the expectations of candidates at Seward Co-op.

Please RSVP to the candidate meetings by emailing If you are unable to attend one of the scheduled sessions, please email to schedule a one-on-one conversation with a current director.

Potential candidates may request a packet of information here, or pick up a hard copy at Customer Service.