The Minnesota AgriGrowth Council has hired Tamara Nelsen as its new executive director. The Minnesota native is now the senior director of commodities at the Illinois Farm Bureau. Previously, Nelsen worked for the International Policy Council on Agriculture, Food and Trade. Nelsen succeeds Perry Aasness, who is now the vice president of government affairs for Compeer Financial. February 1 is Nelsen’s start date.
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