Organizational Council

The affairs of NSAC are governed by the Organizational Council.  Along with the NSAC Coalition Director, the Organizational Council establishes the NSAC mission, oversees strategic planning and development, evaluates NSAC’s effectiveness, and provides financial oversight and approval of the annual budget.  The Organizational Council also approves membership applications to NSAC.  Nominated and elected by both Represented and Participating Members, Organizational Council members serve two-year terms and meet at least bi-monthly.

The members of the Organizational Council are:

Eowyn Corral, Chair
Dakota Rural Action (SD)

Vanessa Garcia Polanco

National Young Farmers Coalition (NY)

Duane Hovorka

Izaak Walton League of America (MD)

Andy Fisher
Ecological Farming Association (CA)

Mike Lavender, Secretary
Union of Concerned Scientists (DC / MA)

Wendy Peters Moschetti
Nourish Colorado (CO)

Edna Rodriguez
Rural Advancement Foundation, International – USA (NC)

Barbara Sogn-Frank

Land Stewardship Project (MN)

Christina Stucker-Gassi
Northwest Center for Alternatives to Pesticides (OR)

Nicole Sugerman
Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (NY/PA)

Sally Worley
Practical Farmers of Iowa (IA)