|1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*|
|C/O NATURAL GROCERS BY VITAMIN COTTAGE, INC. 12612 W. ALAMEDA PARKWAY|
|2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)|
|3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol |
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc.
|4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
|Officer (give title below)||Other (specify below)|
|5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)|
|6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
|X||Form filed by One Reporting Person|
|Form filed by More than One Reporting Person|
|/s/ Kemper Isely, by Power of Attorney||07/24/2012|
|** Signature of Reporting Person||Date|
|Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.|
|* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5(b)(v).|
|** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations
See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
|Note: File three copies of this Form, one of which must be manually signed. If space is insufficient,
see Instruction 6 for procedure.|
|Persons who respond to the collection of information contained in this form are not required to respond unless the form displays a currently valid OMB Number.|
POWER OF ATTORNEY
KNOW ALL PERSONS BY THESE PRESENTS that the undersigned hereby constitutes, designates and appoints Kemper Isely, and Heather Isely and each of them, as such persons true and lawful attorney-in-fact and agent, with full power of substitution, for the undersigned and in the undersigneds name, place and stead, in any and all capacities, to execute, acknowledge, deliver and file any and all filings required by the Securities Exchange Act of1934, as amended (the Exchange Act) , including Sections 13 and 16 of the Exchange Act, and the rules and regulations thereunder, and requisite documents in connection with such filings, respecting securities of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc., including but not limited to Forms 3, 4 and 5 and Schedule 13D or Schedule 13G under the Exchange Act and any amendments thereto.
This power of attorney shall be valid from the date hereof until revoked by the undersigned.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned has executed this instrument as of this day of July, 2012.
/s/ Michael Campbell
Name: Michael Campbell