2015 Cooperative Issues Forum

Replicating Success

Sponsored by the Ralph K. Morris Foundation


1:30 – 3:15 pm

Replicating Success in Cooperative Development

Moderator: Dennis Johnson, President, Cooperative Housing Resources, LLC., Shoreview, MN.

Hilary Abell, Co-Founder, Project Equity, Oakland, CA

Kevin Edberg, Executive Director, Cooperative Development Service, St Paul, MN


3:15 – 3:45 pm



3:45 – 5:00 pm

Better Together:  Hall of Fame Inductees Reflect on their Careers in Cooperatives

Moderator:  Mike Beall, President & CEO, NCBA CLUSA, Washington, DC

Daniel Kelley, Former Board Chair & President, GROWMARK, Inc., Bloomington, IL

Dr. Ann Hoyt, Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Madison, WI

William Nelson, President, CHS Foundation; & Vice President of Corporate Citizenship, CHS Inc. , Inver Grove Heights, MN

Judy Ziewacz, Cooperative Innovator, Madison, WI


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