Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 29, 2013
Harriet Langford, Foundation Trustee for the Ray C. Anderson Foundation, and daughter of the late Ray C. Anderson, has been elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the Georgia Conservancy, an Atlanta based organization that directs its efforts toward environmental stewardship in Georgia.
The Georgia Conservancy works to conserve Georgia’s land and water. The Conservancy coordinates throughout the state with private industry, communities, and government to make sure Georgia is a place where people and the environment can thrive.
Harriet follows in her Father’s footsteps in support of the Georgia Conservancy. Ray served on the Conservancy’s Board for years, including a period as Board Chair.
Brian Foster, communications director for the Conservancy, noted, “With her business background, civic leadership, and vision of the Ray C. Anderson Foundation, we feel Harriet will offer a strong contribution to the Conservancy through her ideas and enthusiasm. In addition, as a resident of LaGrange, she represents an area of the state important to Georgia and our downstream communities.”
About The Ray C. Anderson Foundation
The Ray C. Anderson Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that seeks to promote a sustainable society by supporting and funding educational and project-based initiatives that advance knowledge and innovation in sustainability.
About the Georgia Conservancy
The Georgia Conservancy is a statewide, member-supported environmental organization. Our work for clean air and water, land conservation, coastal protection and sustainable growth recognizes the connection between the environment, the economy and our quality of life. For more information, visit http://www.georgiaconservancy.org.