NCGA Director Named to Board of America’s Watershed Initiative

The America’s Watershed Initiative recently named its 2022 Board of Directors Executive Team. Rachel Orf, the National Corn Growers Association Director of Stewardship and Sustainability was elected as the board’s Secretary. “It’s an honor to serve on the board and be a part of an organization that works across so many sectors and states,” says Orf. “The health of the Mississippi River Watershed is critical to ensuring the river remains productive and healthy for future generations.” In announcing the new board, America’s Watershed Initiative says, “We are made up of public, private, and nonprofit leaders working together voluntarily to improve the health of the Mississippi River Watershed by informing, advocating, and leveraging improved decision-making about the watershed’s natural resources.” AWI is built on support and guidance from industry and commerce, conservation, local communities, government, and academia. Interested people can learn more about AWI and NCGA’s involvement at AmericasWatershed.org.

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