Todd Hathorn

Vice Chairman, Northeast Area, N.Y.

Todd, a third-generation dairyman, milks 800 cows on 1,100 acres at Hathorn Farms LLC. He began managing the dairy in 1980 and introduced three younger partners to the business in 2013. Todd serves on the board for Dairy Marketing Services and as a director for the Rochester Health Foundation. He previously served as second vice president of Dairylea Cooperative’s board of directors, was a member of the executive committee and compensation committee and director of the American Dairy Association and Dairy Council. Hathorn Farms LLC has been named a Dairy of Distinction by the Northeast Dairy Farm Beautification Program since 1980 and has been recognized by the Empire State Milk Quality Council with the Super Milk Award since 1998.