Our Current LeadNY Class 20 Fellows

The people of LeadNY Class 20 come from diverse backgrounds and regions, but all have a common commitment to the future of the food and agricultural system. Upon graduation, they will join the ranks of over 500 alumni who are currently making a difference locally, regionally, and nationally. This network of graduates provides leadership to a wide range of organizations and industries.


Class 20 Fellows

Adams, Jacob | Farm Credit East

Anderson, Kaitlyn | Andrew and Sons

Bliss, Ashley | 2020 Consulting

Bolduc-Magro, Lisa | B&B Insurance

Crockett, Ben | Berkshire Agricultural Ventures

DeBrita, Gabriel | Greene Lumber Co.

DeFrank, Sarah | Food Bank of the Southern Tier

Fuller, Olivia | American Farmland Trust

Krisher, MacKenzie | Country Crossroads Feed & Seed

McGrath, Lauren | NY Farm Bureau

Morrison, Sara | William H. Miner Institute

Rowe, Catie | NY Agricultural Education

Smith, Jenn | GrowNY - Cornell AgriTech

Taitt, Kelvin | East Brooklyn Mutual Aid

Taylor, Stephen | Bully Hill Vineyards

Vail, Katherine | Carolina Eastern Vail

Volino, Michael | Donderwicz & Daughter

Wightman, Zachary | Nutrien Ag Solutions

Zuefle, Marion | NYS IPM Program - Cornell