How I can help you

CEO of Farm Progress Companies, Lombard, IL, - Largest Ag Publisher in the USA, 1983 - 2002. the company was owned by American Broadcasting Company (Capital Cities/ABC), the Walt Disney Company and then sold to Rural Press LTD, Sidney, Australia.

Deputy Under Secretary, US Department of Agriculture, Rural Development - Appointed by President George W. Bush in 2003 and served till 2009.

Agri-Pulse Communications, Inc. - Our private business started in 2004 covering Ag and rural policy in Washington, DC 2009 - present.

Areas of Expertise
  • Business Finance & Accounting
  • Business Strategy & Planning
  • Government & Regulations
  • Non-Profit
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Sales, Marketing & Public Relations

Industry Experience
  • Agriculture, Farming, Fishing & Hunting
  • Arts, Entertainment & Recreation
  • Technical & Scientific Services
  • Professional & Business Services
  • Nonprofit, Public and Professional Organizations


B.S., Agronomy, North Dakota State University

Post Graduate Courses and continuing education taken over the years at various institutions.

Communication Methods

  • In Person