The Biden Administration has named a South Dakotan to lead USDA’s Risk Management Agency. Marcia Bunger served as a county executive director for the Farm Service Agency, working closely with Pine Ridge tribal leaders on farm programs. Bunger also spent time as a crop insurance specialist with Farm Credit Services of America and is the treasurer of the South Dakota Democratic Party. USDA said Bunger is the first woman and the first member of the Asian American and Pacific Islander community to serve as RMA administrator.
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