Our dedicated board members direct the activities of the Foundation. In keeping with our bylaws to remain producer-driven, at least half of the board members are dairy producers.

Our Board Members

Edward Strauss, Chairman
Majestic Crossing Dairy
Sheboygan Falls, WI

John Kappelman, Vice Chairman
Cereal Byproducts
Port Washington, WI

Linda Hodorff, Secretary/Treasurer
Second Look Holsteins & Broken Bow Dairy
Fond du Lac, WI & Milburn, NE

Kevin Griswold
Tag Lane Dairy Farm
Ixonia, WI

Ellen Schaefer
Dairy Producer, Running Creek Farm and
West Bend Mutual Insurance
West Bend, WI

Keith Engel
GEA Farm Technologies
Madison, WI

Jeff Montsma
Appleton, WI

Mark Diederichs
Lake Breeze Dairy
Malone, WI

Roger Swigart
Compeer Financial
Woodbury, MN