The Co-Op is pleased to announce the addition of a new Communications Coordinator, Glori Smith. In this role, Glori will develop website content, manage social media, help to write key publications, and gather stories and photos that document the work of the Co-Op. She can be reached via email at
Prior to joining the staff, Glori volunteered at the Co-Op for many years as a pantry worker. She earned her B.S. in Political Science from Spring Hill College and her Master Of Public Administration and Doctor Of Philosophy in Public Administration and Public Policy from Auburn University.  She took time off to raise her two sons and was very involved at their schools.  Glori brings many years of work experience in the areas of administration, communications, and bookkeeping.
Glori and her husband attend McKendree United Methodist Church, where she serves on the Church Council, assists with the After Care Program at McKendree Elementary, and Family Promise.  Welcome, Glori!