Senior Vice President and Chief Fluid Marketing Officer
John grew up on a livestock farm near Ash Grove, Mo. He joined Mid-America Dairymen in 1983 as a field representative and held various positions within the cooperative. After Mid-America Dairymen merged into DFA, he assumed the position of corporate vice president, marketing/economic analysis. In 2006, John became senior vice president of marketing and industry affairs, and in 2010 assumed the role of senior vice president and chief fluid marketing officer. In this position, he oversees DFA’s governmental affairs, regulatory initiatives, economic analysis, trade policy and customer relations.