ISA Hires Heather Atkinson as Support Services Coordinator

ISA Hires Heather Atkinson as Support Services Coordinator

BLOOMINGTON, ILL.—January 2, 2019—
The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) has hired Heather Atkinson, effective with the start of the new year, as support services coordinator. In the role, Atkinson will help coordinate, implement and measure projects for ISA programs.
She will work with oversight and implementation of organizational data, project and contract reviews, performance management and provide support to organizational leadership.
Atkinson comes to ISA from The Kelly Group, where she worked as a recruiter and in human resources support to source and screen applicants, coordinate interviews, conduct onboarding and review and revise job descriptions. She also has experience in the insurance industry as a rewards specialist and in other businesses in human resources, management and ownership. She has a bachelor of arts degree in communication from Eureka College.
The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) represents more than 43,000 soybean farmers in Illinois through the state soybean checkoff and membership efforts. The checkoff funds market development, soybean production and profitability research, promotion, issues management and analysis, communications and education. Membership and advocacy efforts support Illinois soybean farmer interests in local areas, Springfield and Washington, D.C. ISA programs are designed to ensure Illinois soy is the highest quality, most dependable, sustainable and competitive in the global marketplace. For more information, visit the website
For more information, contact:
Rachel Peabody