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JBF Leadership Award Winner Kathleen Merrigan

Elena North-Kelly

Elena North-Kelly

October 24, 2012


Following last week's inspiring JBF Leadership Awards ceremony, we're sharing videos of all our 2012 honorees as they accept their awards and talk about the causes they champion. Today we present: Dr. Kathleen Merrigan (Deputy Secretary of Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture), whose acceptance speech—and introduction by 2011 JBF Leadership Award winner Debra Eschmeyer—is shown in the video above.

For more information about JBF Leadership Award winner Kathleen Merrigan, read her full profile.