Washington, D.C., May 26 2020 –Washington, D.C., May 26, 2020 – AgGateway, a global non-profit organization leading the industry's transition to digital agriculture, is pleased to welcome Leslie Hedges as its new Director of Member Services. Hedges comes to AgGateway with 20 years of experience in the legal and real estate professions, as well as experience with nonprofit organizations.
“We are excited for Leslie to apply her strengths in customer service, management and leadership in the service of AgGateway’s 200 member companies, and also as she interacts with the many prospective members that seek to reap the full benefits of digital agriculture,” said AgGateway President and CEO Wendy Smith.
Hedges will oversee AgGateway’s membership initiatives and will also support planning and execution of the organization's annual meetings. Participants in this year’s Mid-Year Meeting July 7-10 will have the opportunity to meet Hedges virtually as part of the on-line conference. (See www.AgGateway.org for more on the virtual Mid-Year Meeting.)
Hedges grew up in St. Charles, Mo., and currently lives in Durham, NC. She is an active volunteer with P.E.O. International, a nonprofit organization that provides educational opportunities to women through scholarships, grants and loans.
AgGateway is a non-profit organization dedicated to the expanded use of information to maximize efficiency and productivity, promoting and enabling the industry's transition to digital agriculture. www.AgGateway.org.
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