ASTA Welcomes New Government Affairs Staffer

  • On April 7, 2021

ASTA is pleased to announce the hiring of Payton Englert as the association’s new Director, Government Affairs.

Payton comes to ASTA from the U.S. Senate, where she worked on Ag policy for Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO). Born and raised in rural Missouri, she credits her passion for the industry to her family farm operation of over 75 years. Payton has a degree in Health Science from the University of Missouri.

Englert started with the ASTA team on April 5 and can be reached at