The staff at LLF works diligently on behalf of the local-independent business community and farmers in our area.  We are connecting people to resources and people to people; advocating for a just, sustainable economy; supporting entreprenuers; training new farmers; developing resources and tools for growing our local food economy; and working with state and local officials to garner support of those businesses that make our place like no other. We are currently hiring for a Membership Outreach Coordinator and a Local Works Manager so apply today to join our team! 

Lauren Gellatly, Community and Economic Development Director

Jamee Haley, Executive Director        

Misty Lister, Marketing and Communications Director

Nikki Seibert, Sustainable Agriculture Program Director





Maggie Burghoff, Accounting

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