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Aria McLauchlan


Policy & Partnerships Consultant, Landcore

Aria McLauchlan is Co-Founder and Executive Director of Land Core, a non-profit advancing soil health policies and programs, including key economic incentives and infrastructure to support American producers. In this role, she guided the successful passage of language in both the House and Senate in 2019, supporting soil health at the USDA, and built a broad coalition of farmers, businesses, NGOs and academics to help secure over $50M in federal investment in soil health in the 2018 Farm Bill.  Aria serves as a policy consultant to Kiss the Ground and the Regenerate America campaign. Aria was an Exchange Fellow at the Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, selected as a leader equipped to tackle vexing challenges in food, agriculture and climate. In 2015-16, she also served as Communications Director for Kiss the Ground. Aria has over a decade of previous experience working in marketing communications and sustainability for Fortune 500 brands and global non-profits.