The Highland Center Welcomes Gov. Terry McAuliffe  

Terry McAuliffe and Secretary of Agriculture Basil Gooden, visited The Highland Center on December 18, 2017.  Governor McAuliffe’s visit was part of his commitment to visit every county in the Commonwealth before leaving office. 
 
He remarked to Executive Director, Betty Mitchell how transformed the Center was from 2013 when he and his wife Dorothy visited during his campaign.  They discussed the state agencies  which were instrumental in providing support for the Center’s renovation….read more here
 

Meet our new AMI Fellow:   Mary Ellen Garner 

During 2018, Mary Ellen’s role as a Food Programs Coordinator will include local food promotion through Faces of Farmers, the Taste of Highland Dinner, the Farmer’s Market and other new system development. 
 
As a phase II Fellow with Allegheny Mountain Institute (AMI), Mary-Ellen is eager grow and feed this connection.  She is enthusiastic about her year with the Highland Center and seeks to promote a healthy local food system here in Highland and beyond.  Learn more about Mary-Ellen 
 
 
 

We are proud to partner with the Allegheny Mountain Institute!

 

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