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General Manager - Chris Roland.

chris The Sierra Vista Natural Foods Co-operative is pleased to welcome Chris Roland as General Manager. Chris has a passion for local and sustainable agriculture, a commitment to the cooperative business model and community service. He has a B.A. in Business Administration from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and graduated in May 2003 with a double major in Small Business and Entrepreneurship, and Hospitality Management (concentration Restaurant Management).

Chris was the Operations Manager for the French Broad Food Co-op in Asheville, North Carolina, from May 2007 until February 2011. He managed the grocery, front-end, and deli departments. As a supervisor to 20 staff, his duties included scheduling, hiring, and training. Prior to that, he served as interim General Manager of the Cook County Whole Foods Co-op in Grand Marais, Minnesota from February 2007 to April 2007. He was the Financial Manager/Produce Manager/Co-General Manager of the Deep Roots Market Coop, Greensboro, North Carolina, from July 2004 to January 2007.

Posted: April 21, 2011 sff

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