Burch Elected to Ohio Farm Bureau Board of Trustees

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Danielle Burch of Salem has been elected to the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation board of trustees. She represents members in District 9, which is composed of Columbiana, Mahoning, Portage and Stark counties.

Burch was elected during a special election by delegates from that four-county area and fills the unexpired term of Frank Burkett of Massillon. Burkett stepped down as Ohio Farm Bureau president and trustee in April and was elected to the board of directors for Nationwide.

Burch previously served as president of Columbiana County Farm Bureau. She received her bachelor’s degree in political science and history from the University of Mount Union in Alliance and master’s degree in education at St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia. She teaches at United Local High School in Hanoverton.

Burch and her husband, Andrew, have three children and operate a 250-acre freezer beef and pork operation in Salem, where she is a member of the Winona Fire Department Auxiliary and Hanoverton Church of Christ.

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