Council Seats Open for Application


Eight seats are open to serve on the Washtenaw Food Policy Council. The Board of Commissioners is seeking applicants to fill positions to serve in the following sectors: Waste Management, Education, Human Services, Nutrition, Food Manufacturer and Distributor, Food Retail, Planning, Funding, Labor, Transportation, Faith-Based Organization, Rural Agriculture, and Economic Development, with all terms expiring December 31, 2017 (Faith-Based Organization and Food Retail have terms that expire on December 31, 2016).

Council members must be available to attend meetings on the second Monday of the odd months from 4-6PM at Food Gatherers, must attend 2 outreach events per calendar year and participate in a committee and/or a Policy Action Team.

To apply, submit a letter of interest and resume, including your home address to the Washtenaw County Clerk’s office, Attention: Appointments, P.O. Box 8645, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48107. Letters and resumes may also be submitted via email to, via fax (734) 222-6528, or apply online at Application must be received by November 20, 2015. If you have questions about the Washtenaw Food Policy Council, please email