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Kate Sumberg

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Andover, Massachusetts

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(919) 968-8799

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  • Profile Overview

  • Articles from CDS Consulting publications

  • Articles in Cooperative Grocer

  • Other works by Kate Sumberg

Profile Overview arrow

  • Profile Overview arrow
  • Profile Overview
  • Articles from CDS Consulting publications
  • Articles in Cooperative Grocer or other publications
  • Other works by Kate Sumberg

Kate Sumberg first began her career in co-ops at the Western Massachusetts Cooperative Warehouse as a bookkeeper, truck driver and warehouse worker in the 1970’s.

She has served as the chief financial officer for several co-ops, as well as an interim general manager, and has worked in almost every department during her career.

She has consulted with and visited cooperatives all over the world, and is a graduate of Simmons Graduate School of Management. Kate currently works on CoCoFiSt (Common Cooperative Financial Statements), a project that compiles, analyzes and compares financial and operating data from co-ops around the country.

Kate is a recipient of the Honored Cooperator Award and was inducted into the Cooperative Hall of Fame in 2008.

Kate’s services include:

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“ Using CoCoFiSt for goal-setting was one of our first steps from going from a mediocre operator to being one of the best! ”

Dan Gillotte, General Manager, Wheatsville Co-op, Austin, Texas