Kent Herman

Vice Chairman, Southeast Area, N.C.

Kent and his brother operate Herman Dairy Farm, and they are assisted by Kent’s son, Colby, and son-in- law, Clayton, in milking 450 cows. They have a 400-cow and calf beef operation and raise 275,000 chickens. In addition, they plant row crops and hay on more than 1,000 acres and manage 850 acres of pastureland. Kent is a member of the boards of the American Dairy Association of North Carolina and Southeast United Dairy Industry Association Inc., and he serves as chairman of DFA’s Southeast Area Council.