Megan Provost joined the Foundation staff in October 2017. She previously served as U.S. Government Affairs Manager for Dow AgroSciences, an Agricultural Division of Dow-DuPont, working with state and federal legislators, regulators, and food chain allies. Prior to joining Dow AgroSciences, Provost served as a legislative assistant for Sen. Richard Lugar, (R-Ind.); served as special assistant to the administrator at USDA’s Foreign Agricultural Service; and was an economist at the American Farm Bureau Association. Provost is a graduate of Oklahoma State University, earning a bachelor’s of science degree in agribusiness, and a master’s degree in agricultural economics. She holds a juris doctor degree from George Washington University Law School.