DuPont Friends Hire A Director
By Park Baker
The Friends of DuPont Forest (FODF) nonprofit volunteer group has just hired its first salaried employee.
Sara Landry stepped into the position Jan. 14 after a background in marketing and administration. Her most recent role was at Lenoir Rhyne University in Asheville, where she said she wore many hats.
Visitation to DuPont State Recreational Forest is expected to be around a million people this year, so for the FODF the time for an office to set their budget, direct enquiries and assist the N.C. Forest Service is now.
“We’ve just set our goals for the year,” said Landry. “We’re going through a transition, and it’s a really good time to have staff come on board. The state invested $3 million in the fo……
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