California Crop Improvement – New Executive Director

Please see the following announcement from John Palmer, current Executive Director, California Crop Improvement Association:

I am very pleased to announce that Lauren Port, currently the Manager of the Washington State Crop Improvement Association, has accepted our offer to become the incoming Executive Director of the California Crop Improvement Association.  Her exact start date has yet to be determined, but will likely be between October 25 and December 1.  She brings energy, enthusiasm, and a fresh perspective to the Association and we are delighted that she will be soon be joining us.