Reporting to the President and CEO, the Vice President of Cooperative Relations position focuses on leading NCBA CLUSA’s effort to deepen the impact of cooperatives in building a more inclusive economy and increasing the credibility of the cooperative business model. The primary responsibility of the VPCR is to provide the vision and leadership necessary to promote and support the core business strategy and mission in three areas:
- To significantly increase revenues from diverse sources and develop and implement strategies to increase and retain members.
- To lead the work of the association in becoming a thought leader in promoting the economic and social impact of cooperatives in the U.S. and globally, including supporting the work of the Council of Cooperative Economists.
- To lead the work and develop strategies to elevate the cooperative business model as the primary driver of a more inclusive economy.