Board of Directors
Chair: Pat Lunemann
Partner and General Manager, Twin Eagle Dairy
Immediate Past Chair: Steve Peterson
Owner & Manager, Peterson Farms & retired Director of Sourcing Sustainability at General Mills
Vice-Chair: Rod Hebrink
President and CEO, Compeer Financial
Secretary: Tom Wegner
Director of Economics and Dairy Policy, Land O’Lakes, Inc.
Treasurer: Mark Jirik
Commercial Manager, West Fargo, Grain and Oilseed Supply Chain North America, Cargill, Inc.
Executive Director, Minnesota Corn Growers Association
Brian Buhr, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences, University of Minnesota (ex officio)
CEO, Davis Family Dairies
Randall J. Doyal
CEO, Al-Corn Clean Fuel
Kristin Weeks Duncanson
Owner, Duncanson Growers
Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Agriculture (ex officio)
Vice President, Legislative Affairs, Hormel Foods Corporation
Director, State Government Affairs, CHS, Inc.
Vice President of Agriculture, American Crystal Sugar Company
CEO, AgCountry Farm Credit Services
Co-President and CEO, Associated Milk Producers, Inc.
Vice President, Government & Community Affairs, Schwan Food Company
President and CEO, Rosen’s Diversified, Inc.
Vice President – Agribusiness Food & Beverage North America, Ecolab
President and CEO, Christensen Farms and Feedlots, Inc.
Executive Director and CEO, Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association
Vice President, SunOpta
Farm Broadcaster and Partner, Red River Farm Network