Amanda Denes-Diedrick is organization director for Erie, Huron and Lorain counties. In this role, she is a liaison between the county Farm Bureaus and Ohio Farm Bureau. She assists county groups as they develop and implement programs to strengthen their organizations, serve members and affect positive change in their communities.
She earned a bachelor of science degree in agriculture from Ohio State University.
What is something you can point to that has been accomplished thanks to the joint efforts of farmers and community members in your area?
Huron County Farm Bureau, even after 15 years, still continues to work with ODOT on allowing farm machinery on the US Route 20 bypass.
Tell us about one big project one of your counties has planned or has recently conducted.
Lorain County is pretty proud of its annual Brunch with a Farmer which continues to grow and evolve every February.