Joining Our Board

Do you love your Co-op?  Read on to find out how to join our Board of Directors…

(The deadline to submit applications for Board Candidates for the 2023 election was March 12, 2023.  Below is the information that was shared with potential candidates.)

Dear Potential Board Candidates,

Thank you for your interest in serving on the Middlebury Natural Foods Co-op’s (MNFC) Board of Directors.  Our board strives to be actively anti-racist and inclusive. We welcome participation from community members who share a commitment to anti-oppression work. The packet in the link below provides you with an overview of the Board’s functions and responsibilities to help you make your decision about running for the Board.  Please contact Erin Buckwalter,, (802-388-7276 x377), or any member of the Board if you have any questions.

2023 Recruitment Packet

Board elections are held in May of each year.  Interested member-owners much apply for candidacy before March 13th of each year.  Applications will be made available before March 1st of each year.  Still have questions?  Please reach out to