Are you passionate about growing the regional economy in Appalachia Ohio by supporting entrepreneurs and strengthening economic sectors? If you have a commitment to sustainable development and building healthy communities with strong local economies, consider our career opportunities below. Position descriptions will be taken down once positions have been filled.

Through generous support from the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation, three organizations: The Appalachian Center for Economic Networks (ACEnet,) Community Food Initiatives (CFI,) and Rural Action have implemented a dynamic project that accelerates healthy, local food access to underserved communities in Appalachia Ohio, including expanding healthy food access to schools, rural food deserts and emergency food networks.

The Food Partners Access Coordinator will build upon current distribution infrastructure, partnerships and ongoing programs in a directed way so as to maximize positive outcomes for all stakeholders from farmer, to producer to consumer.

For job description & further information: Food Partners Access Coordinator Job Description

Letters of inquiry and resumes can be submitted to for interview consideration. Interviewees will be requested to provide a writing sample and a brief PowerPoint presentation on our local food systems.