Board Of Directors

Medford Food Co-op Board Of Directors meetings are the third Monday of each month from 5:30 to 7:30 PM at law offices of Jim Sims, 225 W Main St.

The Current Board of Directors

Jim Sims

Jim has been a resident of Jackson County for 36 years. He is an attorney at the Center for NonProfit Legal Services.  Over the years, he has served various community organizations including as the Chairman of the Board of Southern Oregon Public Television, as an Ashland City Council Member, and as President of the Ashland Food Co-op during its start up years.

Kellie Hill
Vice President

Kellie is a Nutrition Therapist and proprietor of The Right Plan Nutritional Counseling. Kellie instructs cooking classes and advises clientele on finding optimal health using nutrient dense whole foods. She has authored two books: The Right Plan 2 Week Fat Loss Program and Cleanse & Detoxify Your Body.

Debi Boen

Debi has been an active volunteer throughout Jackson County, serving such programs as the American Red Cross, Jackson County Public Library System, WinterSpring, and the State of Oregon Department of Human Resources. Until recently, Debi owned and operated "EditPro", an editing and administrative support service.

Patty Casebolt

Patty is the clinical director of Medical Eye Center in Medford.  She serves as a volunteer on La Clinica's customer service committee.  Patty grew up on a small farm in the valley where quality, healthy food was abundant.  As an adult, Patty has discovered the healing aspects of a healthy organic foods diet. 

Fran Batzer

Fran is a Home Set-up Trainer and a Holistic Health Coach, certified by the Gerson Institute and the Institute for Integrative Nutrition.  Fran works personally with her clients to help them bring health and balance back into their lives.  Fran is also wife to Russ Batzer, a mom, and grandmother.  She retired in 2011 after 20 years in the design field to pursue her passion for holistic health.

Kristi Schoenbachler

Kristi is the Chief Financial Officer for Medical Eye Center. She is a CPA and has many years of finance experience in retail organizations prior to joining MEC. She currently serves as the Board President for Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Southern Oregon, and previously served on the Board of the Southern Oregon Humane Society.