David R. Chamberlain

Northeast Area, N.Y.

David, a fifth-generation dairy farmer, began dairying in 1968. He milks 800 registered Jerseys in partnership with his brother, Greg, and nephew, Ben, on their 1,500-acre operation. They grow 100 percent of the dairy’s forages, some wheat and corn for grain and raise all replacement heifers. David has served on DFA’s Board since 2012. He is a past president of the American Jersey Cattle Association and a recipient of the association’s Young Jersey Breeder Award. David is also an elder in the First Presbyterian Church of Wyoming.