For Immediate Release
Contact: Johnny Amaral
Westlands Water District Selects New Public Affairs Representative
FRESNO, CA – The Westlands Water District is pleased to announce the selection of Diana Giraldo for the position Public Affairs Representative. Ms. Giraldo brings to the District a wealth of experience to help handle the many issues the farmers and people of the District face every day.
As Public Affairs Representative, Ms. Giraldo will perform a wide variety of duties, including responding to requests from the media, general public, and other water agencies. Ms. Giraldo will be a point of contact for District growers and staff, will coordinate tours of District facilities, and will make presentations at trade shows, in classrooms, before community groups, and to the general public.
Prior to joining the District Ms. Giraldo was employed by the Fresno Chamber of Commerce, where she served as a communications specialist.
Diana was raised in Modesto, California where her love and appreciation for the ag industry began. As a Fresno State student, she discovered an interest in exploring California’s vast landscape and now spends her free-time traveling and hiking across our beautiful state with her camera.
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Westlands Water District is the largest agricultural water district in the United States, made up of more than 1,000 square miles of prime farmland in western Fresno and Kings Counties. Westlands provides water to 700 family-owned farms that average 653 acres in size.