BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Agtegra Cooperative is governed by a board made up of active agricultural producers that are elected by our members.
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NONVOTING ADVISORY DIRECTORS
Up to two nonvoting advisory directors are appointed by the board to serve a one-year term. This position provides interested members with a unique opportunity to attend, observe and participate in board and committee meeting discussions.
The Board of Directors is backed by Delegates elected by the members. The Delegates serve on the Delegate Council and act as a liaison with the members by providing valuable insight to the Directors.
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION AND BYLAWS
Our Bylaws and Articles of Incorporation lay the foundation to how our cooperative is governed.
Agtegra Cooperative holds elections for directors and delegates in December every year. Learn more about the election process and how you can be a part of the governance of Agtegra Cooperative by contacting Val at email@example.com.
AGTEGRA AT A GLANCE
OUR DIRECTORS AND DELEGATES
GLEN CRAWFORD - (First Vice President)
MATT JOHNSON - (Second Vice President)
Gaylon Anderson, Aberdeen, SD
Robert Conn, Bristol, SD
Justin Deutsch, Langford, SD
Nathan Duerre, Bristol, SD
Colin Dutenhoffer, Aberdeen, SD
Justin Freeland, Houghton, SD
Jeremy Haselhorst, Mansfield, SD
Troy Haselhorst, Mansfield, SD
Morgan Holler, Pierpont, SD
Chris Nickeson, Pierpont, SD
Casey Nilsson, Warner, SD
Scott Sperry, Bath, SD
Darin Wiedebush, Mansfield, SD
Jarrett Zimmerman, Groton, SD
Willow Lake, SD
|Mark Boekelheide, Northville, SD|
Andrew Boomsma, Wolsey, SD
Logan Clemensen, Conde, SD
David Jandel, Athol, SD
Brian Johnson, Frankfort, SD
|Keith Lambert, Frankfort, SD|
Steve Masat, Redfield, SD
Matt Micheel, Cavour, SD
Jason Pazour, Frankfort, SD
Dylan Troske, Northville, SD
|Bob Moody, Huron, SD|
Gordy Salmen, Madison, SD
Mike Puffer, Hitchcock, SD
Rory Troske, Turton, SD
Eric Zell, Cavour, SD
STEVE HALVERSON - (Secretary)
|Jerry Busch, Kennebec, SD
Kelvin Grey, St. Lawrence, SD
Clay Fenenga, Hamill, SD
Doug Halverson, Kennebec, SD
Jake Horning, Cresbard, SD
|Jeff Messmer, Wessington Springs, SD
Adam Schindler, Reliance, SD
Alec Terca, Presho, SD
Andrew Zastrow, Gann Valley, SD
Liam McManus, Reliance, SD
|Norval Millard, Presho, SD
Katherine Porter, Highmore, SD
Ronnie Prien, Stickney, SD
Dennis Simons, St. Lawrence, SD
Harlan Smith, Harrold, SD
RICK OSTERDAY - (President)
|Darwin Aman, Eureka, SD|
Troy Beck, Artas, SD
Kelly Bosch, Strasburg, ND
Don Eberle, Strasburg, ND
Jason Fauth, Leola, SD
|Evan Haar, Onaka, SD|
Kent Heid, McLaughlin, SD
Charles Hettich, Roscoe, SD
Andrew Hulm, Hague, ND
Thomas Schaefbauer, Strasburg, ND
|ReEtta Sieh, Leola, SD|
Gary Ternes, Strasburg, ND
Terry Ulrich, Ashley, ND
Caleb Wiest, Herreid, SD
Jason is Chief Executive Officer of Agtegra Cooperative. He joined Agtegra Cooperative from Bunge North America where he held multiple positions including Specialty Grains Manager, Commercial Manager, Region Manager, Director of Interior Assets, and most recently Director of North American Origination.
With Jason's focus on customers and the legacy rich history of the cooperative, he is enjoying his role at Agtegra Cooperative.
Jason is a member of the board of directors of the National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA). He is a graduate from Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Ag-Business.
Travis leads Agtegra’s Grain Division including driving its origination strategy, leading product lines, and overseeing rail logistics. Travis joined Agtegra in 2009 as a Grain Merchandiser. He has held numerous positions in his 13 years with the company including domestic corn trader and Director of Origination. Since October 2021 Travis has led product line teams as well as the commodity risk committee in addition to his responsibilities as Wheat Product Line Manager. Antonsen is a graduate of South Dakota State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Ag-Business.
Paul has more than 30 years of experience in finance and has provided key financial insights to increase efficiency and drive profitable growth across various industries. He has held several leadership roles in organizations including KPMG, Cargill, and MTS Systems Corp. Paul’s career highlights include integration of finance operations for numerous acquisitions, oversight of international growth with cost management/margin improvement, implementation of new ERP systems, creation and execution of financial processes, and leadership of multi-cultural business and finance teams.
His education and credentials include a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from Minnesota State University – Mankato and CPA certification in Minnesota.
Jane has more than 25 years of experience in organization development, human resources management, and communications. Jane has held several leadership roles in various industries including healthcare, financial services, retail, and agricultural equipment manufacturing for organizations including UnitedHealth Group, GMAC-Rescap, Best Buy, The Toro Company, and AGCO Corporation.
Major projects included the implementation of talent management, succession planning, performance management, leadership development, organizational culture, and diversity & inclusion.
Her education includes a Ph.D. in Human Resources Development from the University of Minnesota, a Master's degree in Communications from North Dakota State University, and an MBA degree focused on Marketing from Minnesota State University - Moorhead. She is also an adjunct faculty member at the U of MN’s Carlson School of Management Human Resources/Industrial Relations program and in their Executive Education program.
Daryl’s agriculture career began in 1988 as a Sales Representative with the Monsanto Company. The Madison, S.D. area native, has also served as Area Business Manager, Distribution Development Manager, and Strategic Account Manager all with the Monsanto Company. He previously served as the Vice President, Regional Business Lead – Central Plains at Bayer CropScience in St. Louis.
Daryl is committed to serving the ag-industry by utilizing strategic business experience in the ag input sector. He will leverage strong business and people leadership skills along with deep-rooted agricultural experience to contribute at an executive level position.
Daryl is a graduate the University of Nebraska – Lincoln with a B.S. in Ag-Business and Finance. Daryl and his wife Kirsten have two children, Jakob and Hannah, both of whom are currently attending college.
Dan Rosenbaum is Chief Information Officer for Agtegra Cooperative, having joined Agtegra from Land O’Lakes where he served 8 years, most recently as Director of Technology Services. In that role, he became well acquainted with the business challenges of cooperatives and how to successfully incorporate enterprise solutions to the ag retail market.
Dan previously held leadership positions at Ingersoll Rand and Doosan Infracore International, two large industrial manufacturers. His experience includes global ERP implementations, off-shore development, business process redesign, and delivering business capabilities through the omni channel.
Dan actively participates on several advisory boards and holds a B.S. in Management Science and Information Technology from Virginia Tech.
Mike leads Agtegra’s legal department, compliance, corporate governance, contractual transactions, public policy, and assists with board governance and relations. Mike joined Agtegra in the summer of 2014 as Corporate Attorney, and then became General Counsel and Director of Governmental Affairs in 2019, a position he held until he entered his current role in 2022. Traxinger is a graduate of Drake University Law School with a J.D. Degree and the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and Journalism.