University of Wisconsin–Madison

Michael McCary

Assistant Operations and Customer Service Manager, BriarPatch Co-op

Mike McCary Head shot

Michael McCary is known throughout the cooperative world by his famously glowing smile.  He first embarked upon his cooperative journey in 2009 when he became BriarPatch’s first ever Utility Clerk.  In 2011, he became the Front-End Manager and in 2014, he became CDS Consulting Cooperatives Front End Systems Consultant.  In 2016, he got promoted with the longest title and became BriarPatch’s first ever Assistant Operations and Customer Service Manager.

As you might be able to tell, he has a sense of humor, a passion for cooperative work and an unquenching desire to grow, learn and help the cooperative sector be a competitively sustainable business.