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Committees of the Board of Directors

Our committees help us run Honest Weight. See if there is a committee for you.

Our committees have developed workplans for the coming year. These will be posted as soon as available in PDF format. (Note: this file is password protected.  Please call the co-op with your member number to obtain the password and download instructions or email memberservices@honestweight.coop.

Committee reports, when available, are appended to board meeting minutes. See this page for more information.

If you would like to find out more information about any committee or express interest in joining one, please use the email address provided below.  You can also email the board: board-AT-honestweight.coop 

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> Finance Committee 

Purpose: To keep board and member-owners informed of the Co-op's financial condition.

Board Liaison:  Kate Doyle 

Committee Email:  FinanceComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Last Tuesday of the month, Community Room, 5pm

 

Communications Committee

Purpose:  To provide information about the Co-op to member-owners.

          Board Liaison:  Kate Doyle

Committee Email:  CommunicationComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Second Monday of the month, Small Conference Room, 5:30pm

 

Personnel Committee 

Purpose:  To provide policy research and proposals to the board regarding all staffing issues at the Co-op, specifically including the maintenance of a current employee manual which is available to all staff members.

Board Liaisons:  Carolynn Presser

Committee Email:  PersonnelComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Fourth Thursday of the month, Small Conference Room, 5:30pm

 

Membership Committee

Purpose:  To promote member-owner participation in the Co-op, preserve the rights and roles of member-owners, and search for solutions to member-owner issues and concerns.

Board Liaison:  Carolynn Presser

Committee Email:  MembershipComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Second Monday of the month, Teaching Kitchen, 5:30pm

 

Nutrition and Education Committee

Purpose:  To provide educational materials related to food issues.

Board Liaisons:  Rebekah Rice

Committee Email:  NutritionComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Third Monday of the month, Small Conference Room, 5:30pm

 

> Corporate Compliance Committee

Purpose:  To assure Honest Weight's compliance with all legal requirements.

Board Liaison:  Saul Rigberg

Committee Email:  CorpComplianceComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Second and fourth Thursday of the month, Small Conference Room, 3pm

 

> Elections and Nominations Committee

Purpose:  To find and review nominees for vacancies on the Board of Directors.

Board Liaison:  Daniel Morrissey for Rick Donegan due to April 2017 Board candidacy

Committee Email:  ElectionsComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Third Wednesday of the month, Office of the CCO, 5:30pm

 

> Honest Arts Committee

Purpose:  To beautify the internal and external physical environment of HWFC.

Board Liaison:  Saul Rigberg

Committee Email:  HonestArtsCommittee-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Third Monday of the month, Community Room, 7pm

 

> Strategic Planning Committee

Purpose:  To assess the long-term needs of the Co-op and to advise the board in the best strategies to maintain the continued success of Honest Weight.

Board Liaisons:  Rebekah Rice

Committee Email:  StrategicPlanComm-AT-honestweight.coop

Regularly Meets:  Intermittently