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Saving Rural America's Host Features Cornelius Blanding

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Cornelius Blanding began his career in development work as an economic development intern for the City of Miami Beach and since then has gained a broad experience base including cooperative, rural and international development.  He has over 13 years of experience in self help and community based economic development.  

His experiences include business development, management and marketing.  He has worked as a small business development & management consultant, the manager of a multi-million dollar revolving loan fund, the Director of Marketing and International Development for the Federation of Southern Cooperatives and now serves as the Director of Field Operations & Special Projects – which includes working with field staff in 5 states to ensure that programs are effective and membership driven as well as managing various organizational initiatives including Disaster Relief & Recovery, Asset Building and Resource Development for cooperatives and community based self-help groups.