President, Dairy Decisions Consulting, LLC (current)
Senior Consultant, Dairy Strategies, LLC (2003 – 2004).
Consultant, Dairy Strategies, LLC, - Dairy business and financial management consulting firm (2000 - 2003).
and Financial Coordinator, Department of Dairy And
Proprietary Consultant-Dairy Business and Financial Management (part time 1999-2000).
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS, CREDENTIALS, and AWARDS
President and Board Member, Friends of Animal Sciences-Washington State University (2006-current)
Member of audit committee, Holstein Association USA, Inc. (2005-current)
Dairy Today consulting editor for Market Manager Column (2004-current)
Passed National Futures Association Series 3 National Commodity Futures Examination (2003).
Recipient of 2000 UF Institute of Food and Agricultural Science Interdisciplinary Research and Extension Team Award.
Recipient of the 1997 H.H. Kildee scholarship presented by the National Dairy Shrine.
Recipient, WSU President’s Leadership and Service Award, 1995. ·
Project Administration and Authorship
Editor of Milk Market Watch newsletter and blog.
Feasibility analyses and business plans using self authored financial pro-forma software and algorithms. This includes stochastic model builds and reports.
Member of international consulting team (1 of 4) to address issues of Deregulation of Australian Dairy industry.
Developed and facilitated financial planning workshops for service providers in 5 Australian states.
Led research team to analyze factors
affecting financial performance of Tasmanian (
Leading team to research and provide advanced business skills and decision practices to service providers and farms (Milk Business) in three Australian states.
Leading development, administration, and consulting with DairyRisk Manager™, a stochastic risk positioning and hedging tool. Especially skilled with @Risk™ simulation software
Providing ongoing decision support, financial analysis, and dairy development to several dairy clients in 9 states.
PhD Project joint research supervisor
Invited speaker to 2001 Large Herds
Keynote invited address at Fifth International Housing Conference of the American Society of Agricultural Engineers.
Available upon request