Wisconsin Beef Council Board of Directors

Wisconsin Beef Council board members come from every part of the beef, dairy and veal community. They are nominated by the organizations they represent. Board members serve a three year term, and may be reappointed to two terms.


Arin Crooks

President

Lancaster, WI
Wisconsin Cattlemen's Association


Val Gaffney

President-Elect

Barneveld, WI
Wisconsin Cattlemen's Association


Chuck Adami

Baraboo, WI
Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales


Austin Arndt

Janesville, WI
Wisconsin Cattlemen's Association


Matt Bayer

Weston, WI
WI Association of Meat Processors


Chuck Born

Sheboygan Falls, WI
National Farmer's Organization


Allan Cihlar

Mosinee, WI
Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales


Tod Fleming

Baraboo, WI
Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales


Norm Fruit

Viola, WI
Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales


Randy Geiger

Reedsville, WI
FarmFirst Dairy Cooperative


Jay Heeg

Colby, WI
Professional Dairy Producers of WI


Tina Hinchley

Cambridge, WI
Wisconsin Farmers Union


J. Scott Hoffman

Soldiers Grove, WI
Wisconsin Cattlemen's Association


Forrest Johnson

Menomonie, WI
Central Livestock Association


Dave Koning

Monroe, WI
Wisconsin Cattlemen's Association


Rosie Lisowe

Chilton, WI
Wisconsin Farm Bureau


Jim Rychtik

Belgium, WI
Milwaukee Stockyards


David Lee Schneider

Oconto, WI
Wisconsin Cattlemen's Association


Craig Statz

Waunakee, WI
Milwaukee Stockyards


Dwight Truttmann

Mount Horeb, WI
Equity Cooperative Livestock Sales

Mark Winter

Green Bay, WI
American Foods Group







Ex-Officio Members

Lloyd DeRuyter

Cedar Grove, WI
Cattlemen's Beef Board

Bob Mitchell

Wauzeka, WI
Cattlemen's Beef Board

Keith York

Lake Geneva, WI
Cattlemen's Beef Board and Past President

Jeff Sindelar

Madison, WI
Meat & Animal Sciences
University of WI-Madison

Jeffrey Swenson

Madison, WI
Livestock Sector Specialist
Wisconsin Department of Agriculture