Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick and NAU President Rita Cheng

Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick and NAU President Rita Cheng met this week to discuss areas of mutual interest including forest health, landscape management and underserved populations.

NAU President Rita Cheng welcomed Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick to the Flagstaff campus this week. Their meeting included a discussion on areas of shared interest and priorities for the future, including forest health and landscape management.

Cheng highlighted NAU’s commitment to student-veteran success, its work in Native American communities and its growing research mission, including the partnership with TGen and Northern Arizona Healthcare.