Board of Directors
Chair: Rod Hebrink
President and CEO, Compeer Financial
Vice-Chair: Tom Wegner
Director of Economics and Dairy Policy, Land O’Lakes, Inc.
Immediate Past Chair: Pat Lunemann
Partner and General Manager, Twin Eagle Dairy
Treasurer: Sheryl Meshke
Co-President and CEO, Associated Milk Producers, Inc.
Secretary: Jake Hamlin
Director, State Government Affairs, CHS, Inc.
Vice President Dairy Farm and Biofuels, Ecolab
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
Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Agriculture (ex officio)
Randall J. Doyal
CEO, Al-Corn Clean Fuel
Kristin Weeks Duncanson
Owner, Duncanson Growers
Vice President, Legislative Affairs, Hormel Foods Corporation
Director Government Relations at Cargill
President KLN Family Brands
CEO, AgCountry Farm Credit Services
Vice President, Government & Community Affairs, Schwan Food Company
President and CEO, Rosen’s Diversified, Inc.
Executive Director and CEO, Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association
President and CEO, Christensen Farms and Feedlots, Inc.
Farm Broadcaster and Partner, Red River Farm Network
VP of Finance, American Crystal Sugar
Co-Owner, CFO at Orsten Turkeys Inc
Beth Sparboe Schnell
CEO, Sparboe Companies
Chief Strategy Officer, Wenck