Ownership Matters is a podcast for homeowners in Resident Owned Communities featuring conversations with people who live in, work with, and advocate for ROCs. Hosts Paul Bradley and Mike Bullard share conversations with people at the heart of the resident ownership movement.
Energy savings for Resident Owned Communities is an important topic that all community leaders can benefit from. In this episode, we’re joined by ROC USA Capital’s Kevin Porter. Kevin is passionate about energy efficiency and serves on
All across the country, Resident Owned Communities are doing powerful things! On this episode of Ownership Matters, we’re joined by Ron Palmer, Board President at Lakeville Village in Geneseo, N.Y., to talk about his ROC’s new solar array.
Technical Assistance is crucial to the ongoing success of Resident Owned Communities – but what is it, exactly? In this episode of Ownership Matters, we’re joined by Tory Clark, the Executive Director of Northcountry Cooperative Foundation, to
On today’s episode of Ownership Matters, we’re joined by Kim Capen, the ROC Association Director for the New England Region. Kim is currently wrapping up his third and final term representing Resident Owned Communities in New England. He
In the spring of 2021, ROC USA was featured in a report by Transform Finance titled “Grassroots Community Engaged Investment: Making the Case for Community Engagement, Grassroots Participation, Democratization, and Shared Governance in Capital Interventions.” The report
En este episodio de Ser Propietario Importa, invitadas Esthela Garza y Blanca Vega comparten su experiencia capeando heladas, un huracán y más como comunidad cooperativa. Aunque la cooperativa Pasadena Trails ha sido una comunidad ROC muy exitosa por
Meet the Hosts
Paul founded ROC USA in 2008 and currently serves as the organization’s president. In 30 years of work with resident owned communities, Paul has heard hundreds (if not thousands) of inspiring stories from people involved in the resident ownership movement. Ownership Matters was his idea – he’s excited to share some of the powerful stories he’s heard throughout his career with people across the country via the podcast.
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Mike joined the ROC USA team in 2012 and currently serves as communications and marketing manager. Mike has visited more than one hundred resident owned communities to take photos, meet with residents, and help communities build their own marketing websites. Mike is excited to serve as co-host on Ownership Matters and hopes to provide a few laughs!
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