Governor-Elect Polis names Kate Greenberg to lead the state’s Department of Agriculture

Kate Greenberg. Photo credit: National Young Farmers Coalition

From Governor-Elect Polis’ office via The Durango Herald:

Gov.-elect Jared Polis has tapped Durango resident Kate Greenberg, who serves as the Western Program director for National Young Farmers Coalition, to head the state’s Department of Agriculture.

“A former full-time farm worker, Kate brings substantial experience in agriculture and a strong vision for the future,” according to a news release.

As part of her work for the National Young Farmers Coalition since 2013, Greenberg organizes young farmers, advocates for supportive policy and promotes land, water and climate stewardship.

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