A panel discussion of the documentary film FOOD COOP, about the Park Slope Food Coop. Hosted by GEO on Nov. 14th, 2022.
Tom Boothe: the filmmaker, and founding member of La Louve food cooperative in Paris, France.
Erin Dale Mclellan: President of Fertile Ground Food Cooperative in Raleigh, NC.
Ben Sandel: worker-owner at Columinate, a consulting cooperative that has worked with many food co-ops in the US.
Elizabeth Jesdale: UE Local 255 representative at Hunger Mountain Co-op in Montpelier, VT.
Alan Berger: a Park Slope Food Coop member for 22 years.
Suzette Snow-Cobb: Sourcing Coordinator at the Neighboring Food Co-op Association.
Moderated by Laurie Wayne: US director of the Open Food Network.
Introduction by Ajowa Ifateyo: GEO member and co-founder of the Ella Jo Baker Intentional Community Cooperative in Washington, DC.
GEO Collective (2022). A Conversation About FOOD COOP. Grassroots Economic Organizing (GEO). https://geo.coop/articles/conversation-about-food-coop