Governor appoints Adrian Cruz Deputy Director of Agriculture


Governor Lou Leon Guerrero has appointed Adrian Cruz to serve as Deputy Director at the Department of Agriculture.

In a release, the governor said she asked Cruz to assist Director Chelsa Muña-Brecht and the agency with their mission at Agriculture to not just enforce our laws, but to also “expand opportunities for growth and sustainability.”

The governor said agriculture and food security is one of the top priorities of her administration “and Adrian will make a great addition to the Department.”

Cruz is quoted in the release as saying that he is “excited” to put his experience as “a businessman, farmer, livestock rancher, and beekeeper” to good use.

Cruz will begin serving as the Deputy Director on December 2.