For Immediate Release
February 5, 2015
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Kristin Flowers has been named Ohio Farm Bureau Federation (OFBF) organization director for Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca and Wood counties.
Flowers of Custar will act as liaison between the county Farm Bureaus and OFBF. She will assist the county groups as they develop and implement programs to strengthen their organizations and enhance their ability to serve members and affect positive change in their communities.
Last year Flowers graduated from Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree in agricultural communication and a minor in animal science. In May she received OSU’s Outstanding Student Leadership Award. Before coming to Ohio Farm Bureau, she was communications manager for Luckey Farms, Inc. and a marketing intern for the Ohio Department of Agriculture. For two years she helped plan the Ag is Cool education program at the Ohio State Fair.
Flowers, an Olentangy Liberty High School graduate, grew up training and showing horses. She helps her husband, Greg, and other family members on a farm where they raise row crops, hay and straw.
Ohio Farm Bureau is the state’s largest and most inclusive farm organization. To learn more or to join, visit ofbf.org.
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