Lindsay P. Reames has been appointed to the position of Assistant Secretary of Agriculture and Forestry. Lindsay most recently served as Manager of Animal Care & Sustainability for Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association, leading their animal care and sustainability initiatives. Previously she served as Assistant Director of Governmental Relations for Virginia Farm Bureau Federation. Lindsay earned her Master of Public Administration and her Bachelor of Science in Agricultural and Applied Economics from Virginia Tech. Lindsay and her family operate their Amelia County farm, which raises beef cattle, corn, soybeans and hay.
Roanoke County Farm Bureau President Megan Seibel has been promoted to Deputy Secretary of Agriculture.
Congratulations, Lindsay and Megan!