Employee Profile: Anna & Mariana

We take care of our employees, who in turn, take such great care of you! At MVM, we believe in supporting our staff to enable them to live fuller, enriched lives. Our first priority is to pay our staff livable wages, which stimulates our economy and provides a higher quality of life. We believe there are many perks to being a Co-op employee, and aim to keep our staff happy and healthy! We offer paid time off, rewards for biking to work, a free monthly beverage & massage, as well as professional development in various store departments. This is one of the ways that we will show our LOVE for our hard-working and highly appreciated employees; by getting to know them!

Name: Lady Celery Jewelry aka Anna Greenwood
How long have you been employed here: 2 weeks
Favorite thing about being a Co-op employee?The sense of community that I feel here, especially since I am new to Las Cruces.
Favorite department? Wellness
Before you were hired, what was appealing about working here? Promoting a healthy lifestyle and believing in what we are providing to the community
Favorite Co-op product/item? Dr Brew Kombucha Clear Mind
What is your food personality? Experimental
Fun Fact: I can play 4 different musical instruments

Name: Mariana is what comes to mind.
How long have you been employed here: Almost a year 
Favorite thing about being a Co-op employee? My fellow employees, they are friendly, open-minded, and socially aware.
Favorite department? Wellness
Before you were hired, what was appealing about working here? Being involved in something that is important for the community; something that goes against the corporate takeover in America.
Favorite Co-op product/item? Garden of Life Multi Vitamin
What is your food personality? meat and vegetables, but i try to stay away from most grains. they don’t make my tummy happy :(
Fun Fact: I am currently writing my first fiction novel.