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2018-21 Board of Directors and Executive Committee

   * Serves on AFIA's Executive Committee

American Feed Industry Association Officers

Belstra Chair
Tim Belstra
Belstra Milling

Druker Chair-elect
Scott Druker
Church & Dwight Company, Inc. 

Crutcher Immediate Past Chair
Bruce Crutcher
Micronutrients USA, LLC

 

Newman President and Treasurer
Joel G. Newman
AFIA

Novak Vice President and Corporate
Secretary

Sarah Novak
AFIA

Wilkinson Vice President
Leah Wilkinson
AFIA

 

BOD Terms Expiring May 2020

*Mitch Anderson PerforMix Nutritional Systems, LLC Nampa, Idaho
Rob Brock Westway Feed Products LLC Tomball, Texas
Timothy Claver Ardent Mills Wayzata, Minn.
Bruce Crutcher Micronutrients USA LLC Indianapolis, Ind.
Robert Daugherty Triple Crown Nutrition, Inc. Wayzata, Minn.
Eduardo Galo Novus International, Inc. St. Charles, Mo.
Mark Pahl Smithfield Hog Production Warsaw, N.C.
Rui Zhang BASF Corporation Florham Park, N.J.
*Lisa Norton BioZyme Incorporated St. Joseph, Mo.
Lars Reimann Eurofins Scientific, Inc. Germantown, Tenn.
Doug Rupp Pharmgate Animal Health LLC Wilmington, N.C.
Michael Schuster Laidig Systems, Inc. Mishawaka, Ind.
Haley Stomp Kemin Industries Inc. Des Moines, Iowa
*Jason Vickers Mars Petcare US Franklin, Tenn.
Wesley Wilson Ag Provision, LLC Kenansville, N.C.
Amy Witte DuPont Fayetteville, Ark.

 

BOD Terms Expiring May 2021

William Anders Nutrient Agri Products Papillion, Neb.
*Kevin Baker Valley Proteins, Inc. Winchester, Va.
*Holly Bellmund GLC Minerals, LLC Green Bay, Wis.
Tim Belstra Belstra Milling Co. DeMotte, Ind.
Michael Castle Alltech Nicholasville, Ky.
Amy Davis Novozymes North America, Inc. Franklinton, N.C.
Lisa Deverell Land O'Lakes, Inc. Arden Hills, Minn.
*Scott Druker Church & Dwight Company, Inc. Princeton, N.J.
Kristy Dulkoski Mosaic Feed Ingredients Lithia, Fla.
Kenneth Gilmurray JBS USA/Pilgrims Greely, Colo.
Ryan Millett Zoetis Parsippany, N.J.
Greg Kean WellPet Tewksbury, Mass.
Peter Kendrick Diversified Laboratories Chantilly, Va.
Kevin Kruse Western Milling Goshen, Calif.
*Sherman Miller Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. Jackson, Miss.
Lon Stephens Co-operative Feed Dealers, Inc. Conklin, N.Y.

 

BOD Terms Expiring May 2022

Jeff Ast Lallemand Animal Nutrition Milwaukee, Wis.
Mike Gauss Kent Nutrition Group, Inc.  Muscatine, Iowa
Carlos Gonzalez, Ph.D. Hill's Pet Nutrition Topeka, Kan.
Alan Gunderson VIta Plus Corporation Madison, Wis. 
Kevin Halpin, Ph.D. International Ingredient Corporation Fenton, Mo.
Camissa Hummel ADM Animal Nutrition, Inc.  Quincy, Ill.
Steve Lerner  Chr. Hansen Animal Health and Nutrition Milwaukee, Wis.
Andrew Loder Wilbur-Ellis Nutrition LLC Vancouver, Wash.
Joe Lucas CJ America, Inc. Downers Grove, Ill.
Eric McMillan Cactus Feeders Amarillo, Texas
Landis Shoemaker Sunnyside Feeds LLC Mandan, N.D.
Michael Skuodas POET Nutrition Sioux Falls, S.D.
Dean Warras Phibro Animal Health Corporation Teaneck, N.J.
Glen Wilkinson Huvepharma, Inc. Peachtree City, Ga.
Jonathan Wheat 4B Components, Ltd.  Morton, Ill.
Mindy Whittle  Bayer U.S. - Crop Science Saint Louis, Mo.

 

Honorary BOD Directors (Past Chairmen)

David Abbott Newport, Vt.
Dwight Armstrong Nashville, Tenn.
William Barr Overland Park, Kansas
Thomas Batcheller Sioux Falls, S.D.
Greg Branch Ocala, Fla.
Jeff Cannon Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Bruce Crutcher Indianapolis, Ind.
Richard Frasch Joseph, Ore.
Robert Gallaway Good Thunder, Minn.
Alan Gunderson Madison, Wis.
Lee Hall Lexington, Ky.
William Harriman Duluth, Ga.
Mike Horn Lancaster, Pa.
Steve Koenig Fairlawn, Ohio
Richard Loomis San Luis Obispo, Calif.
Kermit McCormack Cumberland Center, Maine
Edward McMillan Greenville, Ill.
Donald Orr, Jr. Sheridan, Ind.
Paul Phillips Dallas, Texas
Alec Poitevint Bainbridge, Ga.
Brian Rittgers Indianapolis, Ind.
Rich Severson Sarasota, Fla.
Rob Sheffer Minneapolis, Minn.
Fred Stephens N. Barrington, Ill.
James Sullivan Cary, N.C.
William Tribble Georgetown, Texas
Steve VanRoekel Mankato, Minn.
Dean Webster Kennebunkport, Maine
David Wentzell Vero Beach, Fla.
Alan Wessler Columbia, Mo.