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Ohio Farm Bureau’s Richards honored for membership achievements


Ohio Farm Bureau

Richards headshotCOLUMBUS – The Ohio Farm Bureau recently recognized Kayla Richards, organization director for Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky and Wood Counties, for her outstanding efforts in the 2019 Farm Bureau membership campaign.

Richards added 240 members in her territory, contributing to a final tally for statewide membership gain of 107.2 percent, year over year.

“The Organization Director is critical to the success of the membership campaign in each county,” said Paul Lyons, Ohio Farm Bureau’s vice president of membership. “They provide support and motivation to the county membership coordinators and their dedicated teams of volunteers that invite their family, friends, neighbors and local businesses to join them as a member of our organization. We appreciate their efforts.”

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