Grace Platte joins Animal Agriculture Alliance team

Grace Platte joins Animal Agriculture Alliance team Platte will serve as coordinator, membership and communications  June 29, 2022 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance recently welcomed Grace Platte as coordinator, membership and communications. In this role, Platte will assist in managing the organization’s membership and sponsorship processing, recruitment and engagement. She assumed her new role on June…

Abby Kornegay joins Animal Agriculture Alliance as manager, issues and engagement

Abby Kornegay joins Animal Agriculture Alliance as manager, issues and engagement Emily Solis promoted to manager, communications and content May 18, 2022 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance recently hired Abby Kornegay as manager, issues and engagement. Kornegay assumed her new role on May 9. In this role, Kornegay is responsible for shaping the Alliance’s issues management…

Hannah Thompson-Weeman named President and CEO of Animal Agriculture Alliance

Hannah Thompson-Weeman named President and CEO of Animal Agriculture Alliance Longtime leader Kay Johnson Smith will depart to join Dairy MAX March 29, 2022 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance board of directors has announced that Hannah Thompson-Weeman, currently serving as the Alliance’s vice president, strategic engagement, has been named the organization’s new president and CEO.…

Animal Agriculture Alliance hires Emily Solis as communications specialist

Animal Agriculture Alliance hires Emily Solis as communications specialist Solis assumes new role May 11 May 11, 2020 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance recently hired Emily Solis as communications specialist, beginning May 11. In this role, Solis will work to execute the Alliance’s issues management and communications strategy. Solis joins the Alliance team from her previous…

Animal Agriculture Alliance announces new staff member

Animal Agriculture Alliance announces new staff member Naajiya Williams joins the Alliance team   July 31, 2017 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance announced today the addition of a new staff member – Naajiya Williams, who fills the role of administrative assistant. As administrative assistant, Williams is responsible for managing day-to-day office needs, coordinating logistics for…

Alliance announces staff promotions

Alliance announces staff promotions Casey Whitaker and Allyson Jones-Brimmer move to new roles May 18, 2017 – The Animal Agriculture Alliance is pleased to announce the promotions of Allyson Jones-Brimmer to director of membership and Casey Whitaker to communications manager, effective May 15, 2017. Jones-Brimmer joined the Alliance in April 2015 as membership and marketing…

Alliance Names New Communications Director

Alliance Names New Communications Director December 22, 2014 – Today, Animal Agriculture Alliance President and CEO Kay Johnson Smith announced the appointment of Hannah Thompson as the Alliance’s new Director of Communications. Prior to joining the Alliance, Thompson held a position in marketing with Farm Credit Mid-America in Louisville, Kentucky. Previously, she worked as a…

Kay Johnson Smith Promoted to President and CEO

Kay Johnson Smith Promoted to President and CEO November 8, 2011 – On November 2, the Board of Directors of the Animal Agriculture Alliance announced the promotion of Kay Johnson Smith to President and CEO of the non-profit organization. Johnson Smith has served the Alliance since 1994, first as Vice President, and later as Executive…