Class 17 Members

Beau Baird
Chief Financial Officer 
Indiana Home Care Plus
Owner & Operator, Baird Ranch  
Greencastle (home and business)
Rob LaFollette 
OVR West Group Manager
CGB Enterprises, Inc. 
Mt. Vernon (business)
Evansville (home)
Amy Berg
Associate Attorney
Ice Miller LLP
Owner/Operator Kess & Amy Berg Farms
Indianapolis (business)
Clayton (home)
Jessica Lehman

Lehman Farms
Lehman Feed Mill

Monroe (home)

Gary Book 
Assistant Vice President Retail Credit Underwriting 
Farm Credit Mid-America
Owner, Gary Book Farms
Louisville (work)
Palmyra (home)
Brady Lingenfelter
Harvestland Coordinator
Perdue Farms, Inc. 
Owner / Operator 
Lingenfelter Farm, Inc. 

Washington (business);
Loogootee (home)
Stephanie Burton 
Biotech Regulatory Manager
Dow AgroSciences
Indianapolis (business)
Zionsville (home)
Marc Roberts
Crop Resource Center 

Crawfordsville (home and business)
Meredith Cobb
Operations Manager 
Agriculture Research at Purdue
West Lafayette  (business)
Fowler (home)
Nicole Roberts 
Marketing Associate 
Greenfield (business)
Fishers (home)
Amanda Deering
Clinical Asst.  Professor & Research Asst. Professor, Dept. of Food Science
Purdue University
West Lafayette (business)
Layfayette (home)
Courtney Rude 
Account Executive
Indianapolis (business) and home
Sarah Delbecq
Vice President / Farm Manager
Brechbill Farms, Inc. 
Auburn (business and home)
Ryan Sanders
District Sales Manager, 
DEKALB/ Asgrow Seeds

Co-Owner / President 
Grains & Greens 
Angola (business and home)
Kelly Delp 
Stewardship Coordinator
Purdue University College of Agriculture
West Lafayette (home and business)
Mark Schmitt
Area Team Leader 
Beck’s Hybrids
Haubstadt (business and home)
Megan DeVelvis
Business Integration Project Manager
Dow AgroSciences
Indianapolis ( business)
Zionsville (home)
Hans Schmitz
Agriculture and Natural Resource Educator, County Extension Director
Princeton (business)
Cynthiana (home)
Shermika Duerson
Commercial Operations Associate – Companion Animal Vendor Relationship Manager 
Greenfield (business)
Indianapolis (home)
Brooke Smith
Farm Marketer
Linden (business)
Danville (home)
Chris Eck
Owner / Manager 
Eck Family Farming, Inc.
Dry Fork Trucking 

Boggstown (business and home)
 David Smith
Director of Communications and Public Relations 
North Central Co-op
Wabash (business)
Kokomo (home)
Orville Haney
Co-Owner / Operator 
Haney Hilltop Holsteins LLC
Akron (business and home)
 Lesli Stasiek 
US Marketing Manager
Greenfield  (business)
Fishers (home)
Mandy Hazlett
Senior Event Manager – Convention & Events Management 
National FFA Organization 
Indianapolis (business and home)
 Hannah Vorsilak 
Director of Education & Training
Indiana Soybean Alliance / Indiana Corn Marketing Council 
Indianapolis (business)
Westfield (home)
Jennie Hodgen 
Senior Account Manager 
Merck Animal Health
Hodgen Farms 
Roachdale  (business and home)
Ben Wicker 
Director of Producer Outreach
Indiana Pork Producers Assoc. Inc. 
Owner / Operator
Wicker Farms

Indianapolis  (business)
Milroy (home)
Taylor Kessie
Account Manager, NE Indiana  
JBS United 
Sheridan (business)
Columbia City (home)
Mike Wilson
Utilities Dept. Superintendent
Grain Processing Corp. 
Owner / Operator
JMB Cattle 

Washington  (business)
Petersburg (home)