AgrIInstitute Board and Staff Leadership
The AgrIInstitute Board of Directors are industry volunteers who oversee the organization’s policies and resource development to ensure the accomplishment of AgrIInstitute’s mission of preparing leaders to advance agriculture. The appointees to the AgrIInstitute board represent: Purdue University, College of Agriculture (2 positions), Indiana 4-H Foundation (1 position), Indiana FFA Foundation (1 position), Indiana Farm Bureau (2 positions), and the Indiana State Department of Agriculture (2 positions). The remaining seven board positions are filled by volunteers from industry who are elected at the AgrIInstitute’s annual meeting.
Board Leadership Team
AgrIInstitute Board Secretary, PU College of Agriculture Operations Manager
AgrIInstitute Board Vice President, State Director IN State Dept. of Agriculture, VP, Lamb Farms.
AgrIInstitute Board Treasurer, Retired Attorney
AgrIInstitute Board Chair, State Director, FSA
Board of Directors
Dir. of Ag Svcs. & Regs., Purdue College of Ag.
VP, Strategic Partnerships, Farm Journal Foundation
Hodgen Farms & Merck Animal Health
Huffman Hawbaker Farms
VP, N. K. Hurst
CEO, Agribusiness Council of Indiana
Exec Dir., Ed. & Engagement, IN Farm Bureau
Attorney, Janzen Schroeder Ag Law
Exec. Dir., Legal Affairs, IN Farm Bureau
Sr. Dir. Marketing Operations & Leadership Dir., ISA/ICMC