Exchange Educational Programming Committee (EPC)

The Exchange Educational Programming Committee represents member interests in the professional development program components of the annual international technical conference and exposition, the Exchange, by identifying long-term grain operations continuing education needs and trends, establishing program development objectives, selecting topics and faculty, overseeing content development and evaluating program effectiveness to improve future performance.

Serving on the EPC has been a wonderful experience and I have developed an incredible amount of friendships. This group is hardworking and a ton of fun. I am, and will continue to be, a staunch supporter.

Allan Tedrow

McCormick Construction

EPC Committee Members…

  • are GEAPS members
  • focus on grain operations and processing
  • volunteer their time and efforts
  • are responsible for travel expenses
  • work collaboratively and share industry knowledge
  • attend and participate in all meetings
  • have fun!

Interested in joining the EPC?

Inquire today!  Email GEAPS for more details about joining the team.

2018-2019 Committee Members:

Lance Lamers, Chair, Perdue Agribusiness Grain, LLC, Mid-Atlantic Chapter

Jason Grahek, Vice Chair, CMC, Minneapolis

Barbara Grove, IBD Liaison, Central Valley Ag Cooperative, Great Plains

Todd Morey ABD Liaison, Airlanco, Kansas City

Chuck Kunisch, Michigan Agricultural Commodities, Michigan/South Ontario

Vincent Marze, WL Port-Land Systems Inc, Seaway

David Olheiser, VAA LLC, Minneapolis

Tom Rodman, Cargill, Inc, Columbia River

Randy Bowman, Linak US Inc, Gateway

Jeff Trudell, AGI, Michigan/South Ontario

Gretchen Mosher, Iowa State University, Greater Iowa

Karen Carmichael, Charm, non-chapter

Jim Jundt, Pacific Ag Products, Inland Empire

Sean Morgan, Seedburo, Cornbelt

Laura Schulz, McGill Restoration, Mid-America

Beth Locken, Agtegra Cooperative, non-chapter

Kalah Schmitz, Food Protection Alliance, Hoosier

Jason Deckard, Painters USA Inc, Cornbelt

Butch Hendrix, Kokomo Grain Co, Inc, Hoosier

John Stainbrook, Princess Anne Feed Mill, Mountaire Farms, Mid-Atlantic

Nate Tostenson, Applied Power Products, Minneapolis

Cole Halbleib, JMI Covers, Kansas City

David Powers, Dekra, Greater Iowa

Adrian Merrill, Toward Zero, Mid-South

Steve Henderson, Big River Rice and Grain, Mid-South