Board of Directors Candidate Application

The deadline for submission is Friday, June 29, 2018

The Nominations Committee would like information regarding what interests you about serving on the board, what you believe you can offer the Twin Cities Co-op Partners (TCCP) and how your background and experience prepare you for this role.

2018 TCCP Board of Directors Candidate Application

  • Twin Cities Co-op Partners Board of Directors needs people who are able to serve the entire ownership of the co-op, not just specific issues. Board service requires a variety of leadership traits and skills. From the list below, please circle the characteristics and strengths you would bring to the board. You may add a brief narrative if you wish.


    Ability to:
  • Leadership Traits Additional Comments:
  • Ability to:
  • Functional Skills Additional Comments:
  • Please provide information for all items A through E. Please do not write "see resume" as an answer to the questions.


  • Please rate your skills and/or experience in the following areas:
    5 = extensive, 4 = moderate, 3 = some, 2 = little, 1 = no experience

  • A. If you could not agree with the majority on a decision, how would you conduct yourself?

  • a. Hiring, evaluating and supporting the co-op CEO:

  • b. Financial oversight:

  • c. Long-range strategic planning:

  • d. Recruitment of replacement directors:

  • If you are nominated to the candidate slate we will publish a statement from you in the election issue of the TCCP newsletter, Cultivate.
    This is an important opportunity for you to communicate with owners about your skills and intentions for board service.

    You have a maximum of 200 words to provide the following information.
    • Why do you believe owners should choose you to represent them?
    • In what areas should the Board be putting its attention in the next five years?
    • What else, if anything, would you like to share with the ownership?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Application AND resume are due by Friday, June 29, 2018.

If applying online, resumes must be emailed to, subject line [your name] – TCCP Board of Directors Application.