VISTA Position Supporting the Wyoming Food Coalition

VISTA Position Supporting the Wyoming Food Coalition

The local food system in Wyoming is growing – it needs a volunteer to help move a new coalition forward.


The Position
This VISTA position supports the Wyoming Food Coalition as they develop an action plan to advance priorities for production, policy, marketing, food access, and education. The position is housed on the University of Wyoming campus with UW Extension. Duties include facilitating the efforts of coalition leadership as well as engagement with producers, retailers, educators, health and nutrition experts and consumers across Wyoming. Interested candidates should possess strong communication, group facilitation and organizational skills and a working knowledge of social media and web-site development applications.

Apply for this listing at my.americorps.gov and search for position 85123 in Laramie. We’d love to have the successful applicant start in February or March. This position will be open until filled.


This position at UW offers:
On-site Training.
National Service Experience.
Living allowance (paid bi-weekly) of $479.08.
Health Coverage.
Relocation Allowance.
End of Service Education Award of $6,195 or a $1,800 cash stipend.


Contact Cole Ehmke (cehmke@uwyo.edu) for details.