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The Mississippi Market Board of Directors is thrilled to announce the hire of new General Manager Catherine Downey. Catherine has been employed by the co-op since 1994, holding a variety of roles within the organization, from cashier to operations manager, and many in between. Most recently in the position of interim general manager she has led with a thoughtful and steadfast style throughout the daily shifts and changes of the ever-evolving world around us.

Catherine brings a fortitude of history, knowledge and passion to the role. Her strong leadership to support the overall growth of our sales and the development of the organization as a positive and inclusive workplace, reflects our mission as a values-driven grocer and a true partner who serves our diverse communities. We believe she will lead us into the future as a bright and innovative thought-leader within our community and throughout the national cooperative industry.

We are excited about the possibilities to evolve the Mississippi Market into its next iteration of success. Please help us welcome Catherine as she embarks on this incredible journey!