On June 12th, Sonny Perdue, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture announced Anne Hazlett will lead the Rural Development agencies. Hazlett’s title will be assistant to the secretary for Rural Development, a new position created as part of the reorganization of USDA.
As assistant to the secretary, Hazlett will oversee…
- the Rural Housing Service
- the Rural Utilities Service, and
- the Rural Business Service.
She will report directly to the secretary.