Vander Kooi elected to national board


ST. PAUL — Five Midwest Dairy leaders are among the newly elected officers of Dairy Management Inc., the National Dairy Promotion and Research Board and the United Dairy Industry Association elected to serve the industry for the 2019-20 term.

The officers were elected at the 2019 Joint Annual Meeting of the NDB, UDIA and National Milk Producers Federation in New Orleans, La., and will lead national dairy checkoff strategies and programs to protect and grow sales.

Elected DMI Treasurer during the meeting was Deb Vander Kooi, Worthington. DMI manages the national checkoff program and is co-funded by NDB and UDIA.

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