Brown Meets with Cuyahoga County Conservation Advocates

L-R: Elizabeth Emmert, Carole Obernesser, Elaine Edminister Fiocca, Sen. Sherrod Brown, Jane Ellison, Mary Lohman, Mary Bruce Rae-Grant, Melanie Biche, Molly Smyth, Marian Leibold


WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) met with Ohio representatives of the Garden Club of America, including Jane Ellison and Mary Bruce Rae-Grant, both Shaker Heights residents and members of Shaker Lakes Garden Club, and Melanie Biche of Cleveland and a member of Garden Club of Cleveland. The Ohioans met with Brown during his weekly coffee with constituents while visiting Washington D.C. to advocate for environmental conservation efforts.

“We must pursue policies that protect our environment for future generations,” said Brown. “Advocates like Jane, Mary Bruce, and Melanie are critical to our efforts to preserve our natural resources and keep our families healthy.”