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Lori SandersLori Sanders
Participant

I agree that this is a tough question and one that we could all be facing soon. How do keep our Co-op culture, yet attract strong, competent directors to ensure the viability of the retails?

Your other point regarding “robust orientation” for new management from outside the system also poses questions- look at Calgary Co-op and their departure from FCL’s Food program. Does new management”buy in”, or do they convert? And how strong are boards to maintain co-op values and culture?

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