Todd Wallace

Todd Wallace
CDS Consulting Co-op

Todd Wallace delivers board of directors training for CDS Consulting Co-op. He has served for three years as president of the board of Peoples Food Co-op in Portland, Oregon; and was instrumental in leading the board through the process of adopting Policy Governance.

Author's Articles

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In 2013, the International Cooperative Alliance, in its “Blueprint for a Cooperative Decade,” identified the elevating of participation as a key component of its 2020 Vision for more and stronger c

175 November-December 2014 December 24, 2014

The use of committees by boards is ubiquitous—as it should be, considering a small group’s agility when compared to a whole board.

164 Jan-Feb 2013 February 20, 2013

Our co-op boards are groups elected and charged with a common purpose: fulfilling the legal and moral obligations of their co-op, on behalf of a diverse set of member-owners.

161 July - August - 2012 August 7, 2012

Successful reporting is essential to maintaining a positive board-management relationship.

150 September - October 2010 October 15, 2010