Serve the Organic Community through CCOF’s Certification Management Committee

Response times may be slow due to the wildfires affecting Santa Cruz County and Covid-19. Organic compliance deadlines and inspections will be delayed for businesses affected by these crises. Read the latest updates on the Northern California wildfires, and visit our Covid-19 webpage to find pandemic-specific information »

Los tiempos de respuesta serán lentos debido a los incendios forestales afectando al condado de Santa Cruz y COVID-19. Los plazos de cumplimiento orgánico y las inspecciones se retrasarán para los negocios afectados por estas crisis.  Lea las últimas actualizaciones sobre los incendios forestales del norte de California y visite nuestra página web de Covid-19 para encontrar información específica a la pandemia »

The deadline is coming up to apply for a seat on CCOF’s Certification Services, LLC Committee. This is your chance to contribute to the organic community. CCOF members, this is your opportunity to help us recruit someone you trust to oversee your certification business! Applications are due October 11.
The CCOF Board of Directors is seeking applications from individuals for appointment to the LLC Management Committee, which they will review at their November meeting. The LLC Management Committee is appointed by the board and has the responsibility to control and manage the business and affairs of CCOF Certification Services, LLC.
The board looks for applicants who have a background in the organic industry (preferably with an understanding of organic certification) and who have experience in business management, including human resources, financials, and program management. It is important to note that CCOF-certified members are not eligible for appointment to the LLC Management Committee.
Committee members are appointed for three-year terms. Management Committee members receive no salary for their services to LLC, but are reimbursed for expenses to attend meetings and receive a stipend for attendance of LLC Management Committee meetings. The LLC Management Committee meets once quarterly throughout the year, with other meetings and events occasionally scheduled as needed.
Download an application to serve on the LLC Management Committee at Once completed, applications can be emailed to Applications are due October 11, and interviews will be conducted on November 15.
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