The trustees of Legacy Land Conservancy
, Michigan’s oldest local land trust, have appointed Diana Kern
to lead the organization as executive director
. Kern brings more than a dozen years of experience in nonprofit executive leadership, fund development, relationship management, budget management, board support and staff development to her new role at Legacy. She recently served as executive director of Michigan operations and vice president of philanthropy at Eversight
Legacy’s conservation efforts safeguard fresh water, protect wildlife habitat and recreational lands, and preserve the agricultural heritage and economic impact of local working farms. Since 1971, Legacy has partnered in the communities it serves to protect more than 9,000 acres in Jackson and Washtenaw counties.
For more information, visit LegacyLandConservancy.org.