Kara serves as AFT’s Midwest farmland protection manager, a position that was newly created in 2020. Kara’s work seeks to weave together soil and water conservation practices with permanent farmland protection in the states of Ohio, Michigan, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Indiana, Illinois and Iowa. Kara is also passionate about increasing farm economic viability and improving land […]
Tim Aaron is a Realty Specialist for the Easement Programs Division of the USDA-NRCS.
Alyssa Mann is a project director for disaster resilience at The Nature Conservancy. She is based in Los Angeles, CA, and focuses on developing and implementing nature-based strategies to ensure a more resilient California. Some recent projects include restoring and revitalizing Ormond Beach in Oxnard, nature-based adaptation of Highway 1 at Elkhorn Slough in Monterey […]