2012 Board Members

Board of Incorporators

Dr. Stanley Johnson, Chairman of the Board, National Center for Food and Agricultural Policy
Nancy Pellett, Former Chairman FCSIC
Sara Wyant, President, Agri-Pulse Communications
Stephanie Herseth Sandlin, Attorney and Former Congresswoman

Honorary Member – Advisory Board

Rose Lane White Leavell

Advisory Board

Mary Kay Thatcher, Senior Director, Congressional Relations, American Farm Bureau,
Gary Matteson, Vice President, Young, Beginning, Small Farmer Programs and Outreach, The Farm Credit Council
Jennifer Ozimkiewicz, Vice President of US Product Management, Monsanto
Maggie Goode, Native Women/Rancher/FCIC Board
Tamara Walkingstick, Associate Professor-Forestry, Associate Director-Arkansas Forest Resources Center
Nancy Barcus, Director of Leadership and Organization Services, Agriculture Future of  America
Debby Blomberg, Blomberg Logging/Lake States Women in Timber
Vanessa Kummer, Chair, United Soybean Board
Janie Simms Hipp, Director, Indigenous Food & Agriculture Intiative, University of Arkansas School of Law
Annett Pagan, Director, U.S. Programs, Winrock International
Maria Buus, Cargill, Former National FFA member
Laura Wood, Director of Legislative Affairs, National Association of Conservation Districts

WFFA Staff

Karen Grillo, Program Coordinator