Project Description

Jessica Johnson Bennett

Jessica Johnson Bennett


With more than 15 years in the agriculture industry, Jessica Johnson Bennett will expand AJW’s legislative advocacy capability and strengthen our strategic value to fuels and agriculture clients.
She was most recently Vice President of Government and External Affairs for the Renewable Fuels Association (RFA). Before her three years at RFA, she worked for the National Corn Growers Association (NCGA), where she handled renewable fuel issues. She also served Bunge North America as director of government relations, representing the company’s interests on issues related to agriculture at the federal level.

During her tenure in Washington, Johnson Bennett has worked as the federal affairs representative for various national trade associations representing agriculture and small businesses. She also served as a staff person in the offices of two members of Congress from Arkansas.

• Clean Air: Clean Air Act
• Energy: Energy Policy Act of 2005, Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007
• Low Carbon Fuels: Renewable Fuel Standard, Low Carbon Fuel Standard

• Renewable Fuels Association
• Bunge North America
• National Corn Growers Association

• Southeast Missouri State
• Arkansas State University