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 Area 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.