Elyssa McFarland | Director, Development

Elyssa McFarland was raised on a grain and livestock farm east of Columbus Junction, Iowa. She attended Iowa State University where she earned a Bachelor's degree in Agronomy, and spent summers as an intern with the Natural Resources Conservation Service. Elyssa recently completed a dual Master's degree in Agronomy and Soil Science from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and has moved back to Southeast Iowa to farm and coordinate field activities for the Soil Health Partnership.