Now is the time to tell a friend about CCA

By Chris Villines, CCA Membership Committee Chair

Last month’s Professional Development Workshop in Springfield, Illinois, was highly beneficial for me. I enjoyed the information-packed sessions and the wonderful experience of visiting the Abraham Lincoln Museum in a charming capital city. I opted to make the nearly six-hour drive to and from the workshop from my home in Tennessee. As I passed acre after acre of fertile Midwestern farmland and …

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Sarah’s world

As communication manager at the National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA International (NCBA CLUSA), Sarah Crozier has an up-close view of the difference cooperatives are making in the U.S. and around the world. This month, the Canada-born communicator is helping to shine a brighter spotlight on the many benefits of the producer-, worker- and user-owned business model…


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The man from Montana

Storytelling is in Guy Gregory’s blood. Whether through electronic media, photos or the written word, the Eastern Montana native enjoys spinning a tale for others to enjoy. Even a stint in the armed services couldn’t change that.
After graduating from Black Hills State University with a degree…


One small step for man

By Nickie Sabo, CCA President

Whether you were gathered in your living room with your family or learned about it years later in school, you’ve seen the 1969 moon landing of Apollo 11 and watched Neil Armstrong become the first man to walk on the moon. As Armstrong reminded us that night, those small steps for man were a giant leap for mankind. That leap came courtesy of behind-the-scenes work by an army of men and women…

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A passion for pictures

For nearly three decades, the thousands who read The Tennessee Magazine have benefitted from the work of Robin Conover, first as a staff writer and photographer, and for the past 15 years as editor, for the Volunteer State’s most widely circulated monthly publication. In June, the seasoned cooperative communicator’s talents…