Jacques Parent

Northeast Area, Vt.

Jacques has been in the dairy business since he was a child and became the owner of his first dairy operation in 1972. Today, he and his family manage a 2,000-acre, 1,000-head dairy farm. Jacques serves as vice chairman for the St. Albans Cooperative Creamery, and is a member of Dairy Marketing Services out of Syracuse, N.Y. He is also a member of DFA Northeast Council. In 2016, Jacques was appointed to the Cattlemen’s Beef Board. He previously served as the chairman of the Franklin County Field Days for 14 years.