The MSU Student Housing Cooperative is hosting an Americorps*VISTA in coordination with the Power of We Consortium in Ingham County, Michigan. We are seeking an individual to join our dynamic team for a year to evaluate and build capacity in self-governance & board activities, and planning to advance the cooperatives through democratic housing in Ingham County.
We expect our Cooperative Governance & Empowerment VISTA to focus on improving :
- Co-op Governance and Democratic Practice;
- Board of Directors recruitment, selection and development;
- Education and Training;
- Communications, transparency, and information-sharing;
- Internal branding & leadership culture;
- Consensus-building and Strategic planning