Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Organic Trade Association appoints Legislative & Advocacy Manager

"The Organic Trade Association (OTA) has hired Will Telligman to fill the new position of legislative and advocacy manager in the organization's new Washington, D.C., office.

Telligman most recently served as legislative affairs coordinator for the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA) in Washington, D.C., after a year's stint as legislative affairs assistant with IDFA. Previously, he served as a congressional intern for Rep. John Spratt.

Telligman grew up on a farm, and both sides of his family have continuously farmed since the mid-1800s. He currently is completing a master's degree in agricultural policy at Johns Hopkins University."

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