World Dairy Expo Board

The World Dairy Expo Board of Directors is composed of a variety of business professionals and dairy producers representing many dairy industry organizations. The Board of Directors was established in 1970, when World Dairy Expo, Inc. (WDE) was formed. The following are Expo directors, their organization affiliations and/or board positions.

President
Alan Deming*
East Central/Select Sires

1st Vice President
Bill Hageman, Jr. *
At-Large Director

2nd Vice President
Debbie Crave *
At-Large Director

Secretary-Treasurer
Michael H. Hellenbrand *
Purebred Breeders of WDE

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Bill Barlass
Purebred Breeders of WDE
  

Cliff Becker  
Farm Journal Media, Official Program publisher

Scott Bentley *
General Manager

Steve Blessing
Purebred Breeders of WDE

Dave Bollig*

Overall Dariy Cattle Superintendent

Courtney Booth 
Purebred Breeders of WDE

Paula Bovre
Wisconsin Holstein Association

Angie Coburn
Cooperative Resources International

Jim Crowley, Jr.
Director Emeritus 

Glen Easter
Dairy Farmers of America

Kenneth Empey
Purebred Breeders of WDE

Troy Esser    
BouMatic   

Buster Goff
Dairy Farmers of America

Joel Groskreutz
Accelerated Genetics

Bob Hagenow
At-Large Director

Wayne Hansen
Lakeshore Federated Dairy Coop

Dean Hermsdorf *
WDE Commercial Exhibitors Chair

W. Terry Howard
Director Emeritus

Todd Kronberg
ABS Global, Inc.

Ernie Kueffner
At-Large Director

Ray Kuehl
Director Emeritus

Dave Kyle
Foremost Farms USA

Steve Larson *  
At-Large Director
   

Joan Lau
At-Large Director

Jeff Lyon *
WI DATCP, Deputy Secretary, Ex-Officio

Chuck Miller
Nasco

Tom Morris*
WDE Cattle Exhibitors Committee Chair

Troy Opsal
Dane County Holstein Breeders

Mike Reuter
Foremost Farms USA

Mike Schiller
Associated Milk Producers, Inc.

Steve Strickler
Dairy Farmers of America

Larry Tande
Holstein Association USA

Kate VandenBosch
UW-Madison CALS, Dean, Ex-Officio

Clark Vilter
WI Guernsey Breeders Association

Bryan Voegeli *
Purebred Breeders of WDE

Charles Will
Select Sires, Inc.

*Denotes Member of Executive Committee