Montana Food Bank Network
The Empowerment Specialist leads MFBN’s efforts to engage people with lived experience of food insecurity and with utilizing social service programs. These lived experts are uniquely positioned to inform MFBN’s work and to drive more equitable policies and approaches. The Empowerment Specialist cultivates and sustains relationships with lived experts in order to inform and strengthen MFBN’s policy advocacy, as well as broader organizational goals. The Empowerment Specialist strives to support lived experts through the process of recognizing and utilizing their own power to engage with the issues impacting their lives. Engaging lived experts is a new and emerging priority for MFBN, and will require leadership from the Empowerment Specialist to be successful. The Empowerment Specialist supports additional department work as needed.
NOTE: This position is currently grant-funded through September 30, 2024. MFBN will strive to secure the funding necessary to extend the position beyond this term but cannot guarantee the position beyond this date. The offer letter for this position will reflect these circumstances.
Friday, February 17, 2023
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