Minnesota Food Association Names Permanent Executive Director

MFA Transition Announcement

May 1, 2014        

Minnesota Food Association Names Permanent Executive Director  

The board of directors of Minnesota Food Association (MFA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Hilary Otey Wold as the new Executive Director of the organization, effective April 30, 2014.

Hilary brings an extensive background in nonprofit management to the role, as well as an MBA in Nonprofit Management from Boston University.   Hilary’s previous work experience has been in the human service sector, and she is looking forward to bringing her skills and perspective to the ED role at MFA.  Having focused on supporting people facing a variety of challenges her entire career, Hilary resonates strongly with the MFA mission. As a participant in community-supported agriculture, she is looking forward to learning more about organic farming from MFA’s expert staff. Hilary Otey Wold can be reached at the MFA office by phone at 651-433-3676, or email at Hilary@mnfoodassociation.org.  

The board wishes to thank Interim ED Allison Goin for her superb work leading the organization through the transition, and to recommend her strategic development consulting services to MFA’s nonprofit partners.  Allison Goin can be reached at 612-558-6183, or email at allisongoin@gmail.com.