Mo Valko started as the Marketing Manager at Boise Co-op in 2015. She’s been working in local food and cooperatives for 10 years. She is passionate about localized economies, growing the co-op’s impact and incorporating sustainable practices into daily operations. She helped introduce a composting partnership to the co-op (diverting 14 tons of organic matter from the waste stream annually), oversaw the recognition of the Boise Co-op as a silver level Bicycle Friendly Business, and currently serves as a Livability Ambassador for the City of Boise. She loves mountaineering, taking photographs, cooking and running Boise’s many trails with her dog.