St. Louis National Office

632 Cepi Drive Chesterfield, MO 63005

Phone: (636) 733-9004

FAX: (636) 733-9005



Washington Office

20 F Street, N.W., Suite 600

Washington, DC 20001

Phone: (202) 628-7001

FAX: (202) 628-1933



Chris Novak, Chief Executive Officer | Biography

Amie Gianino, Chief Strategy Officer

Kathy Baker, Executive Assistant

Susan Claiborne, Receptionist



Mary Hagan, Vice President of Communications

Mark Lambert, Senior Communications Manager

Beth Musgrove, Graphic Communications Designer

Mary Quigley, Assistant to the Vice President, Communications

Cathryn Wojcicki, Communications Manager


Market Development

Amie Gianino, Vice President, Market Development

Jim Bauman, Director of Market Development

Jessica Bennett, Director, Renewable Fuels

Melanie Gibson, Assistant to the Vice President, Market Development

Max Starbuck, Director, Market Development

Open Position (2)


Marketing and Operations

Fred Stemme, CAE, Vice President of Marketing and Operations

Rita Abney, Meetings Manager

Ellen Campen, Bookkeeper

Vickie Darland, Assistant to the Vice President, Marketing & Operations

Jeremy Green, Manager, IT and Facility Services

Joe Hodes, Director, Development

Mike Shelby, Manager, Association & Membership Services

Steve Uram, Marketing Manager

Darcy Wolf, Director, Accounting & Administration


Production and Sustainability

Paul Bertels, Vice President of Production and Sustainability

Sandra Wright, Assistant to Vice President, Production and Utilization

Nathan Fields, Director, Biotechnology & Crop Inputs

Jack Cornell, Manager of Operations, Soil Health Partnership

Anne Dietz, Soil Health Partnership Program Coordinator

Nick Goeser, Ph.D., Director, Soil Health & Sustainability

Jim Isermann, SHP Field Manager, Illinois

Elyssa McFarland, SHP Field Manager, Iowa

Jacob Ness, SHP Field Manager, Western Iowa

Rachel Orf, Director of Stewardship & Sustainability

Linda Kassoff, National Corn Yield Contest (NCYC) Coordinator

Open Position


Public Policy (Washington Office)

Jon Doggett, Executive Vice President 

Brooke Appleton, Director of Public Policy and Political Strategy

Kathy Reding Bergren, Director of Public Policy

Sarah Doese, Legislative Assistant

Lesly McNitt, Director of Public Policy

Kendra Ricks, Office Manager

Ethan Mathews, Director of Public Policy

Jennifer Myers, Communications Manager

Layla Soberanis, Public Policy and Regulatory Affairs Manager

Sam Willett, Senior Director of Public Policy