Register Deadline: Nov. 7 for OAC's Meeting Nov. 13

What's Next for Agriculture? 

A Look at the 2018 Election

Join in our year-end meeting, network with members and visitors of the Ohio Agricultural Council over lunch.  Join Mary Kay Thatcher of Syngenta and Dan Leite of Capitol Advocates  for a review of the 2018 election cycle, its impact on agriculture and business, and what to expect in 2019. 

Tuesday, November 13

Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center 
Ohio State University
2201 Fred Taylor Dr, Columbus, OH 43221

 11:30 am - Noon  Networking with Ohio agricultural leaders
Noon - 1:30 pm  Luncheon

Please RSVP online today!

Open to members and their guests - please invite someone to join you!

Members  (and their guests)  $32 , Non-members  $45

All attendees must be paid and registered by Wednesday, November 7. Parking is available at the 4-H Center and to the east across Fred Taylor Drive in the Bill Davis Stadium Lot. Parking permits will be emailed a few days prior to the event.

Mary Kay Thatcher joined Syngenta's Government Relations team as its Senior Lead in February 2018. Prior to that, she was a lobbyist for the American Farm Bureau Federation for 31 years. In that role, she lobbied primarily on issues covering farm programs, crop insurance, conservation and credit.


Dan Leite has been with Capitol Advocates for 25 years and became one of the firm's owners and partners in 2003. He has been active with the Ohio General Assembly for nearly 30 years, starting with his legislative career in the Ohio House of Representatives where he served as the Legislative Aide to former State Representative Dan Troy.