Board of Directors
Chair: Pat Lunemann
Partner and General Manager, Twin Eagle Dairy
Vice-Chair: Rod Hebrink
President and CEO, Compeer Financial
Immediate Past Chair: Steve Peterson
Owner & Manager, Peterson Farms & retired Director of Sourcing Sustainability at General Mills
Treasurer: Jake Hamlin
Director, State Government Affairs, CHS, Inc.
Secretary: Tom Wegner
Director of Economics and Dairy Policy, Land O’Lakes, 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
Randall J. Doyal
CEO, Al-Corn Clean Fuel
Kristin Weeks Duncanson
Owner, Duncanson Growers
Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Agriculture (ex officio)
Co-President and CEO, Associated Milk Producers, Inc.
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
District Manager-Upper Midwest, Syngenta
Co-Owner, CFO at Orsten Turkeys Inc
Beth Sparboe Schnell
CEO, Sparboe Companies
VP of Finance, American Crystal Sugar