Nominations For The USFWC Board Of Directors – Regional 2020

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Did you know that the USFWC board strategically represents regions across the country?

Each year, the USFWC hosts an annual election for the Board of Directors. On odd years, we hold an election for our at-large positions, and on even years like 2020, we elect our Regional Representatives, who advocate for the co-ops in their area: North, South, East, and West.

There is 1 open seat for each of our regions. Voting members may nominate one or more of your members to run for the Regional Representative seat of your Region!*


  • Be a key part of building the worker co-op movement in this country
  • Network with other co-op and economic justice organizations
  • Travel to local, regional, national worker cooperative conferences
  • Represent the US at the CICOPA (international worker co-op federation)
  • General Assembly and as part of delegations to other countries


  • August 1st – Candidate Nomination Opens
  • Through August 31st – You may nominate yourself or someone else from a Worker Cooperative, Democratic Workplace, Cooperative Developer, or Federation Partner member.
  • Aug 14th – Webinar to Lear more about the Role and Leadership of the Regional Board Representatives
  • 14th September -16th October. – Online Voting
  • October 14th – Virtual Member meeting

* Voting member classes include: Worker Cooperative, Democratic Workplace, Cooperative Developer, and Federation Partners. More about all member classes available here:

Questions? More Info contact  Ana Martina at, 415.392.7277 x 5

Board Nominations Committee: Maru Bautista,