Kendra Keenan is the new assistant marketing manager at Potatoes USA. ( Courtesy Potatoes USA )

Potatoes USA has hired Kendra Keenan as assistant marketing manager.

Keenan has worked for Sun World International, The Spice Way San Diego and for Fresh Origins Microgreens. At Potatoes USA, she brings food marketing and specialty knowledge and enthusiasm for cooking, according to the release.

“She is eager to help increase demand for U.S. potatoes and potato products as well as inspired chefs and consumers to cook with potatoes in new and creative ways,” according to the news release.