= Team | Meristem Crop Performance

The Meristem
Team

The Meristem
Team

Meristem is led by world-class ag professionals passionate about creating the most efficient channel to move crop input technologies to market for the benefit of the American Farmer. Each one has farm roots, deep experience and solid business relationships worldwide.

Because farmers competing globally need ever more strategic insight, the Meristem Board of Advisors was formed to gain a wider perspective and be able to share that knowledge and insight with the Meristem Team of dealers and customers.

Team Members

Alex Bond

Alex Bond

Sales Representative
IL & MO

Jed Brenner

Jed Brenner

Sales Representative
KS, WY, OK

Shane Brockhoff

Shane Brockhoff

Region #5 Director: IA & NE

Macy Brown

Macy Brown

Sales Support Manager

Melanie Burk

Melanie Burk

Senior Director
Region #3: IN & KY

Haley Cameron

Haley Cameron

Sales Support Manager

Jim Clay

Jim Clay

Warehouse & Logistics

Adam Darrington

Adam Darrington

Sales Representative
IA

Nikki Dubois

Nikki Dubois

Senior Warehouse Manager
IN

Aaron Diederich

Aaron Diederich

Sales Representative
KS & MO

Caleb Dishaw

Caleb Dishaw

Warehouse
IN

Tiffany Earp

Tiffany Earp

Regulatory Specialist

Cameron Edwards

Cameron Edwards

Region #1 Director: MI, OH & Eastern U.S.

Mitch Eviston

Mitch Eviston

Founder & CEO

Joe Gednalske

Joe Gednalske

Senior Product Development Strategist

John Gertz

John Gertz

Chief Operating Officer

Shannon Goertemiller

Shannon Goertemiller

Director of Procurement,
Inventory & Warehouse

Stephanie Graham

Stephanie Graham

Director of Operations &
Logistics

Shaun Guthmiller

Shaun Guthmiller

Sales Representative
SD

Sam Harding

Sam Harding

Sales Representative
East Coast

Chandler Hartsell

Chandler Hartsell

Sales Support Manager

Allen Hensley

Allen Hensley

Sales Representative
TX

Eric Hinds

Eric Hinds

Sales Representative
Northern IN

Michael Hoxmeier

Michael Hoxmeier

Sales Representative
NE

Keith Konradi

Keith Konradi

Sales Representative
IN

Tory Krawcyzk

Tory Krawcyzk

Operations Support Manager

Chad Link

Chad Link

Field Logistics

Nick Maple

Nick Maple

Sales Representative
NE

Michael Martin

Michael Martin

Sales Representative
IA

Kyle Mann

Kyle Mann

Accounting Specialist

Ashley McCann

Ashley McCann

Sales and Customer
Care Manager

Rob McClelland

Rob McClelland

President & Chief Marketing Officer

Mike McNinch

Mike McNinch

Sales Account Manager
IL, WI & IA

Caleb Miller

Caleb Miller

Account Manager
WI

K. Elliott Nowels

K. Elliott Nowels

Media Relations

Frank Peterson

Frank Peterson

Sales and Business Director
West

Anna Poduska

Anna Poduska

Branded Label
Business Director

Jan Porter

Jan Porter

Director of Accounting &
Business Analytics

Jennifer Posey-Williams

Jennifer Posey-Williams

Sales Representative
ND

Izaak Rathke

Izaak Rathke

Region #2 Director:
MN, WI, ND, SD

Peter Rousonelos

Peter Rousonelos

SVP Sales and Business Development

Kim Runyon

Kim Runyon

Operations, Administration & Customer Care

Rod Schroeder

Rod Schroeder

Chief Financial Officer & Board Chairman

Lauren Settlemyre

Lauren Settlemyre

Production Artist

Jeremy Sheffer

Jeremy Sheffer

VP Business Development
Retail Platform

Cody Stevens

Cody Stevens

Account Manager
IN

Chris Thrasher

Chris Thrasher

Director of Innovation &
Product Management

Mason Troendle

Mason Troendle

Sales Representative
IA

Miguel Viramontes

Miguel Viramontes

Warehouse Lead
IA

Kyle Walden

Kyle Walden

Sales Representative
ND

Jamie Walton

Jamie Walton

Warehouse Manager
IA

Chris Whatley

Chris Whatley

Microbiologist Production Manager
Council Bluffs

Vince Wertman

Vince Wertman

Senior Sales Director – MN

Board of Advisors

Meristem leaders and crop input channel veterans Mitch Eviston and Rob McClelland have assembled an all-star board of advisors with wide experience in a variety of disciplines within food and agriculture. Led by Rod Schroeder, renowned agribusiness leader, the Meristem Board of Advisors will endeavor to deliver even more value to top growers.

Jeff Troendle

Jeff Troendle

President

Hertz Farm Management

Owen Palm

Owen Palm

President / CEO

21st Century Equipment, LLC

Dr. Kess Berg

Dr. Kess Berg

President / CEO

Advanced Agrilytics

Kevin Born

Kevin Born

President / CEO

Environmental Tillage Systems

Jeff Sommers

Jeff Sommers

Partner / General Manager

Wysocki Family Companies

Tom Dorr

Tom Dorr

Past Under Secretary / Former President & CEO

USDA Rural Development U.S. Grains Council

Kevin Van Trump

Kevin Van Trump

President / Owner

Farm Direction / Van Trump Report

David Alpert

David Alpert

Founder / Advisor

Multiple agri-food entities

Justin Crownover

Justin Crownover

Owner

Lone Star Family Farms

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