Meet the New Ohio Dept. of Ag Director on April 8

Dorothy Pelanda, the new Director of the Ohio Department of Agriculture, is hosting a series of informal meet and greet events across Ohio. The meetings will present the opportunity for Director Pelanda to introduce herself, share information regarding her background and listen to thoughts and ideas from members of Ohio’s food and agriculture industry.

The meet and greets will be hosted in conjunction with local soil and water conservation districts. The events are open to the public and members of the media are welcome to attend.  In our area, the following meet-and-greets have been scheduled:

Friday, February 15, 2019
10:00 a.m. – Wilmington College Kelly Center, 1870 Quaker Way, Wilmington, OH 45177

Monday, April 8, 2019
10:00 a.m. – Brown County Fairgrounds, 325 W. State St., Georgetown OH 45121

Those with questions can contact the ODA Office of Communications at 614-752-9817.