Board Officers and Members

Susanne Wasson

Corteva Agriscience, Chair

Paul Rea

BASF, Vice Chair and Treasurer

Dave Tretter

Nutrien Ag Solutions, Inc. , Vice Chair

Vern Hawkins

Syngenta, Immediate Past Chair


Jon Akins

Tessenderlo-Kerley, Inc.

Andrew Bodane

Sipcam Advan

Brett Bruggeman

Land O’Lakes

Jeff Bunting

GROWMARK, Inc.


Don Chew

PBI/Gordon Corp.

Rico Christensen

Arysta LifeScience Corp.

Eric Cowling

Helena Agri-Enterprises, LLC

Bill Culpepper

SePRO Corp.


Brendan Deck

Nufarm Americas, Inc. 

Vicente Gongora

United Phosphorus, Inc.

Leticia Goncalves

Bayer

Greg Johnson

Fine Americas, Inc.


Jeff Johnson

Nichino America

Andy Lee

Valent U.S.A. LLC

Brent McGowan

Wilbur-Ellis

Amy O’Shea

FMC Corporation


Chris Payne

CNI

Steve Petersen

Gowan Company LLC

Mark Ripato

Tenkoz, Inc.

Leigh Shockey

Drexel Chemical Company


Mike Steffeck

Pinnacle AG Holdings, LLC 

Dave Swihart

Scotts Miracle-Gro

Keith Thomas

Vive Crop Protection 

Spencer Vance

Albaugh, LLC


Jason Ward

Lonza

Rob Williams

ADAMA

Eric Wintemute

AMVAC