Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Chair: Pat Lunemann

Chair: Pat Lunemann

Partner and General Manager, Twin Eagle Dairy
Immediate Past Chair: Steve Peterson

Immediate Past Chair: Steve Peterson

Owner & Manager, Peterson Farms & retired Director of Sourcing Sustainability at General Mills
Vice-Chair: Rod Hebrink

Vice-Chair: Rod Hebrink

President and CEO, AgStar Financial Services
Secretary: Tom Wegner

Secretary: Tom Wegner

Director of Economics and Dairy Policy, Land O’Lakes, Inc.
Treasurer: Mark Jirik

Treasurer: Mark Jirik

Commercial Manager, West Fargo, Grain and Oilseed Supply Chain North America, Cargill, Inc.

Board Members

Adam Birr

Adam Birr

Executive Director, Minnesota Corn Growers Association
Brian Buhr, Ph.D.

Brian Buhr, Ph.D.

Dean, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota (ex officio)
Mark Davis

Mark Davis

CEO, Davis Family Dairies
Randall J. Doyal

Randall J. Doyal

CEO, Al-Corn Clean Fuel
Kristin Weeks Duncanson

Kristin Weeks Duncanson

Owner, Duncanson Growers
David Frederickson

David Frederickson

Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Agriculture (ex officio)
Jeff Grev

Jeff Grev

Vice President, Legislative Affairs, Hormel Foods Corporation
Jake Hamlin

Jake Hamlin

Director, State Government Affairs, CHS, Inc.
Brian Ingulsrud

Brian Ingulsrud

Vice President of Agriculture, American Crystal Sugar Company
Marc Knisely

Marc Knisely

CEO, United FCS
Sheryl Meshke

Sheryl Meshke

Co-President and CEO, Associated Milk Producers, Inc.
Alan Poff

Alan Poff

Vice President, Government & Community Affairs, Schwan Food Company
Tom Rosen

Tom Rosen

President and CEO, Rosen’s Diversified, Inc.
Joe Strickland

Joe Strickland

Vice President – Agribusiness Food & Beverage North America, Ecolab
Glenn Stolt

Glenn Stolt

President and CEO, Christensen Farms and Feedlots, Inc.
Dan Tjornehoj

Dan Tjornehoj

Executive Director and CEO, Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association
Michael Todd

Michael Todd

Vice President, SunOpta
Don Wick

Don Wick

Farm Broadcaster and Partner, Red River Farm Network