The Coordinating Council focuses on organizational development of the Network. It is the communication hub, ensures DFFN work is aligned with the Network’s values, and strategically plans to accomplish the mission and vision of DFFN. The Coordinating Circle consists of 17 members: 2 members of each Action Circle (8 members) and 9 at- large network members.
The Coordinating Council listed below were selected through an application process. There are currently 7 vacancies on the Coordinating Council and we are accepting applications! We are currently meeting once every two months.
Steve Saltzman – Self-Help Credit Union
Rochelle Sparko – Carolina Farm Stewardship Association
Marc Dreyfors – The Forest Foundation
John Eshleman – Durham Resident
Beth Hopping – Durham Resident
CC #6 – Vacant
CC #7 – Vacant
CC #8 – Vacant
CC #9 – Vacant
Apply HERE to join the Coordinating Council! Indicated your interest in being an At-large member.
Action Circle Delegates
Farming and Natural Resources #1 – Nicole Connelly
Farming and Natural Resources #2 – Emily Holleran
Food Justice and Food Security #1 – Betsy Crites
Food Justice and Food Security #2 – Marissa Krey
Health #1 – Vacant
Health #2 – Vacant
Economy #1 – Neal Curran
Economy #2 – Vacant
Apply HERE to join the Coordinating Council! Indicated your interest in being an Action Circle delegate.
Nicole Connelly – Chair
Neal Curran – Vice-chair
Rochelle Sparko – Treasurer
John Eshleman – Secretary