Kern Joins Ohio Farm Bureau Public Policy Staff

For Immediate Release

March 8, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Brandon Kern has been named director of state policy for the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF).

Kern will represent Ohio Farm Bureau members before the Ohio General Assembly and various state agencies and departments. He also will provide legislative and regulatory analysis aimed at strengthening policy objectives established by OFBF’s members.

Kern previously filled various policy and legislative roles with the Ohio Senate Majority Caucus, several state senators and for the office of U.S. Sen. George Voinovich. He is a graduate of Wright State University with a degree in social sciences. He is active in his local community and is currently an officer candidate with the Ohio Army National Guard. Kern and his wife, Amie, are the parents of two children.

“Farm Bureau members are very engaged in the political and legislative process, and Brandon will be a great asset in helping them achieve their goals. We’re glad to have him on our team,” said Adam Sharp, OFBF’s vice president of public policy.


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