After the 2022 midterm elections, NASDA gained a significant change in membership. Meet all the new commissioners, secretaries and directors of agriculture!

NASDA members are either elected by the citizens of their states or appointed by their governor, in exception of New Mexico, where the Secretary of Agriculture is appointed by the New Mexico State University Board of Regents.

New Members

Elected: Commissioner Wilton Simpson, Florida

Elected: Commissioner Tyler Harper, Georgia

Appointed: Chairperson Sharon Hurd, Hawaii

Appointed: Director Chanel Tewalt, Idaho

Appointed: Secretary Kevin Atticks, Maryland

Appointed: Director Sherry Vinton, Nebraska

Appointed: Director J.J. Goicoechea, Nevada

Appointed: Director Brian Baldridge, Ohio