Member Directory

Public & Government Affairs Associate, Hanover Co-op Food Stores & Auto Service Centers.

Dawn is the Director of Marketing & Consumer Relations.

David J. Thompson is a world-renowned cooperative author, activist, and historian. He is author of Weavers of Dreams: Founders of the Modern Cooperative Movement and co-author of Cooperation Works and A Day in the Life of Cooperative America. He has written more than 200 articles about cooperatives. He is President of the Twin Pines Cooperative Foundation and a member of the Cooperative Hall of Fame.

Ed Howes is a long-time Co-op merchandiser and a member of the Co-op Board of Directors.

Paul Guidone, CFA, spent the better part of four decades in the investment management business here and abroad. He held positions ranging from analyst through Deputy Chairman and Group CEO, at organizations such as Citigroup (US) and The HSBC Group (London and Hong Kong). He joined the Co-op in 2016 as the CFO and in 2018 became Strategic Advisor to the General Manager. Paul was appointed by the Co-op Board as interim General Manager in March 2020 and General Manager in September 2020. To contact, email

April is the Co-op's ESG Program Manager.
Contact April at aprilharkness at coopfoodstore dot com.

Sarah works as a Produce Category Manager in the Co-op Merchandising Department. Contact her at ssimpson at coopfoodstore dot com.

The Board represents all the member-owners in developing and maintaining the vision and long-term viability of the Co-op. Learn more at If you have any questions or comments, please email the board at

Allan Reetz is the Co-op's Director of Public and Government Affairs. Contact Allan at areetz at coopfoodstore dot com.