Missouri Corn Staff Members

For general inquiries, call the Missouri Corn office at (800) 827-4181. For questions in a specific area, consult the Missouri Corn staff members listed below and request to speak to that individual or click on the staff member’s name to send them an email.

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Bradley Schad
Chief Executive Officer

  • Administrative management
  • Strategic development
  • Capital allocation
  • Human resources
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Cindy Remmert
Director of Finance

  • Financial management
  • Personnel inquiries
Howard Lane

Lane Howard
Associate Director of Market Development

  • Ethanol programs
  • Exports
  • Corn utilization
  • Livestock

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Ben Travlos
Associate Director of Public Policy 

  • Public policy lead
  • Transportation & river policy
  • State regulatory issues
  • Political Action Committee management
  • Grassroots development

Darrick Steen
Environmental Director

  • Environmental policy
  • Stewardship programs
  • Nutrient management
  • Water quality
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Clayton Light
Conservation Programs Manager

  • Sustainability
  • Conservation programs
  • Wildlife management
  • Conservation partners liaison

Katie Marshall
Director of Grower Engagement

  • Grower liaison
  • Promote Missouri Corn programs
  • Coordinate membership and field activities
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Ann Kistner
Membership Manager

  • Grower engagement support
  • Membership database management
  • Membership event coordination
  • Travel coordination
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Kevin Buckallew
Grower Engagement Manager

  • Grower and member engagement
  • Checkoff support
  • Assist in membership programs
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Becky Frankenbach
Director of Communications

  • Media relations
  • Strategic campaigns
  • Membership communications
  • Advertising
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Hilary Black
Associate Director of Communications

  • Education programs
  • Social media
  • Web site management
  • Communications support
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Lori Schulte
Operations Manager

  • Office management
  • Meeting coordination
  • Field service support
  • Administrative duties