Speakers

Here’s a look at our 2019 Farmer Cooperatives Conference speakers:

Michael Boland

Position title: Koller Professor and Director, University of Minnesota

Peter Broeckx

Credentials: Chairman, CRV Cooperative

Mark Cade

Credentials: Board Chair, Compeer Financial

Chuck Conner

Credentials: President and CEO, National Council of Farmer Cooperatives

Christian Edmiston

Credentials: Senior Director, Commodities, Milk Sourcing, and Risk Management, Land O’Lakes

Tanner Ehmke

Credentials: Manager, Knowledge Exchange Division, CoBank

Kevin Hall

Credentials: Vice President, Transportation Terminals and Continuous Improvement, CHS Inc.

Mike Mayhew

Credentials: Chief Financial Officer, Countryside Cooperative

Beth Ostrem

Credentials: Vice President Foundations Consulting, Farm Credit Foundations

Tami Peterson

Position title: Tax Director, Land O'Lakes Inc.

Lee Schulz

Credentials: Associate Professor, Iowa State University

Will Secor

Credentials: Assistant Professor, Agricultural and Applied Economic, University of Georgia

Rebecca Smith

Credentials: Director, Cooperatives, CliftonLarsonAllen

Tom Swearingen

Credentials: Director of Talent Management, GROWMARK

Roald Van Noort

Credentials: CEO, CRV Cooperative

Bruce Vernon

Credentials: CEO, The Equity