Cordelia Hiers
Administrative Associate


Portrait of Cordelia HiersA graduate of Murray State University and New Jersey native, Cordelia assists in the day-to-day office management and administration. Prior to joining the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research she worked as a litigation and probate paralegal specializing in estate and trust administration.

Cordelia acts as a backup to the Office Manager, coordinating with staff and stakeholders to determine meeting and travel needs; planning stakeholder events from concept to inception to completion; providing premier customer service to all stakeholders, and managing staff expenses.

Currently, Cordelia is attending the Hutson School of Agriculture at Murray State University. She will graduate with a Master of Science in Agribusiness Economics in Fall 2019.

When not working hard at FFAR, Cordelia enjoys exercising, sampling local restaurants and bars, and volunteering for the Marine Corps League Toys for Tots.