Megan Rebout has been hired by the Wisconsin Farm Bureau Federation as its Director of Member Relations.
Rebout will serve as staff advisor to the WFBF Promotion and Education Committee. She will assist with volunteer training functions, planning and conducting a variety of Farm Bureau meetings and events and will provide staff support to WFBF’s nine district coordinators with functions of the County Farm Bureau Services Program.
“I look forward to working with Farm Bureau members across the state to help support their leadership in the agriculture community,” Rebout said.
Rebout grew up on a 400-head dairy, beef and crop farm near Janesville in Rock County.
She graduated from UW-La Crosse with a bachelor’s degree in recreation management and business administration. Since 2012, she has served as the 4-H youth development educator for Rock County UW-Extension.
“Megan has solid experience working with groups of volunteers of all ages and coordinating a variety of events and conferences,” said Bob Leege, Wisconsin Farm Bureau’s Executive Director of Member Relations. “We look forward to giving her the opportunity to apply those skills in her work at Farm Bureau.”
She began her duties on September 20. Rebout will train with current Director of Member Relations, Deb Raemisch, until her retirement on December 31.