Doggett Interim CEO for NCGA as Novak Joins CropLife America

Cindy Zimmerman

Jon Doggett has been named interim CEO for the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA) starting August 1, taking over for Chris Novak, who becomes president and CEO of CropLife America (CLA) in August. Novak will become just the fifth staff leader of CLA in its 85-year history on August 20. He replaces Jay Vroom, who has been CEO since 1989 …

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CropLife Hires Director of Communications & Marketing

Kelly Marshall

Genevieve O’Sullivan is now the director of communications and marketing for CropLife America.  It will be her responsibility to develop and promote communications, branding and marketing efforts for the organization.  She will also be responsible for publications and reports, as well as media contact. “We are excited to have Genevieve join our communications team,” stated Vroom. “Her strong communications background, …

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First Chairwoman of CropLife America

Chuck Zimmerman

At the recent annual meeting of Croplife America some newly elected board leaders were announced. One of those is the first ever chairwoman, Diane Allemang, director of North America business development and global portfolio at FMC Corporation. Diane was elected to a two-year term and is the 46th chair of the board. I spoke to Diane this morning to get …

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