Summit Attendees

First NameLast NameTitleCompany Name
DickCarlsonDirect Sales ManagerADM Alliance Nutrition, Loomix Specialty Products Division
MaryArnoldCFOAg Production Planning
MarkReinertDirector of Marketing/CommunicationsAgfinity
ThomasHarenCEOAGPROfessionals
ScottDyerVice PresidentAgrebon, Inc
QuintRedmondAgriNETX
AileenRickert EhnAgriculture InstructorAims Community College
JohnAdentPresident CEOAnimal Health International, Inc.
SkylarHoustonAristocrat Angus
NanLarsonDirector of Innovative NetworksAURI (Agricultural Utilization Research Institute)
MichaelSparbySenior Project StrategistAURI (Agricultural Utilization Research Institute)
CraigEdwardsAurora Organic Dairy
JillMarvinDirector of MarketingBank of Colorado
BrianAllmerBarn Media
Robert (R.T.)BarcikCEOBehavioral Response Technologies Inc.
MeeganMoszynskiIdeas DirectorBiennial of the Americas
GuyFrommeFounderBinTech LLLP
DianeMcCoyBirko Corp
KristiMcCreryBirko Corp
MaciejStachuraCTOBlack Swift Technologies LLC
DaveDiGiacomoBlackstone Entrepreneurs Network Colorado
JakeLozowBlackstone FellowBlackstone Entrepreneurs Network Colorado
BillLovellGeneral Manager Old ElkBlue Ocean Enterprises, Inc.
LisaBardOwner/Administrative PrincipalBluePrint Marketing, LLC
BrianCoppomExec DirectorBoulder County Farmers' Markets
DavidBellAgricultural Resource ManagerBoulder County Parks and Open Space
AnneGensonDirectorBucking Horse Neighborhood
CandaceCarterCargill Specialty Seeds and Oils Innovation Center
JaneDaveyCargill Specialty Seeds and Oils Innovation Center
RichardFletcherCargill Specialty Seeds and Oils Innovation Center
ArtieElmquistCEOCash Cows of America, LLC
PhilipPardeyDirector of Global Research StrategyCFANS, University of Minnesota
JohnBallManaging DirectorCFH
DanWeisserAssociate Director, Urban ProgramsCH2M Hill
GerryHorakMayor Pro Tem/CouncilmemberCity of Fort Collins
SamHoughtelingIndustry Cluster CoordinatorCity of Fort Collins
WadeTroxellCouncilmemberCity of Fort Collins
DanTorres Jr.MayorCity of Sterling
GigiSukinEditorCoBiz Magazine
GarySmallExecutive DirectorColorado 4-H Foundation
AprilGilesPresident & CEOColorado BioScience Association
MaryAustinPartnerships DirectorColorado Cleantech Industries Association
ShellyCurtisDeputy DirectorColorado Cleantech Industry Association (CCIA)
EricBrownColorado Corn Growers
MarkSponslerExecutive DirectorColorado Corn Growers
ChipTaylorExecutive DirectorColorado Counties
MichaelTurnerEnergy Efficiency Programs ManagerColorado Energy Office
LisaHatcherFounderColorado Gratitude Farm
Anna EwingExecutive DirectorColorado Innovation Network
ElenaLukerStudentColorado Mountain College
MeganWalkerStudentColorado Mountain College
MeridithMarshallSenior Regional ManagerColorado Office of Economic Development & International Trade
KristinaHughesForesterColorado State Forest Service
joshuaStolzNursery ManagerColorado State Forest Service
RichConantProfessorColorado State University
EnriqueDosterDVM/PhD CandidateColorado State University
FranklynGarryProfessorColorado State University
NeydaGilmanLibrarianColorado State University
RebeccaHillEconomistColorado State University
JocelynHittleDirector of Denver Operational InitiativesColorado State University
TomHoltzerDepartment HeadColorado State University
NancyIrlbeckAssociate Dean of Academic AffairsColorado State University
CourtneyJahnAssistant ProfessorColorado State University
JamesJohneseeGraduate StudentColorado State University
MeganMachmullerPostdoctoral FellowColorado State University
JohnMcKayProfessorColorado State University
StevenNewmanColorado State University
AmyParsonsVice President for University OperationsColorado State University
KevinPondHead of the Department of Animal SciencesColorado State University
KenReardonProfessorColorado State University
MeaganSchipanskiAssistant ProfessorColorado State University
SueVandeWoudeCVMBS Dean of ResearchColorado State University
WilliamWailesFaculty Animal SciencesColorado State University
MatthewWallensteinAssociate ProfessorColorado State University
AndrewAndersonStundentColorado State University
JanLeachUniversity Distinguished ProfessorColorado State University
EdgarPeyronninDirectorColorado State University
DeborahStewartStudentColorado State University
KyleHenleyAssistant Vice President for Strategic CommunicationsColorado State University
KarenCrumbakerExtension AgentColorado State University
AnnetteHaas4-H Specialist, STEM and K-12Colorado State University
JoanneLittlefieldDirector, Outreach & EngagementColorado State University
CJMucklowWestern Region DirectorColorado State University
JesseRussellAgriculture & Business Mgmt. SpecialistColorado State University
MichaelMacklinDirector of New Product DevelopmentColorado State University
JoeBlakeChancellor EmeritusColorado State University
DanAndersonPresidentColorado Wheat Research Foundation
JoshSonnenbergAg Liason & Regional DirectorCongressman Ken Buck
JeromePischellaSenior Trade CommissionerConsulate General of Canada
KarinaBransonGraphic RecorderConverSketch
JimEhrlichExecutive DirectorCPAC
MJMcCoySr. RecruiterCreative Alignments
ColinBellResearch ScientistColorado State University
DanielBushProfessor and Vice ProvostColorado State University
RyanAbbottAssistant DirectorColorado State University
AjayJhaFacultyColorado State University
GraceHanley WrightEntrepreneurship InstructorColorado State University
RaganAdamsVeterinary Extension SpecialistColorado State University
AdrianCardExtension AgentColorado State University
RoyYoungRegional Extension SpecialistColorado State University
DevonBottiniCollege InternColorado State University
RobinYoungDirectorColorado State University
MarkGillChief of StaffColorado State University
ToddHeadleyPresidentColorado State University
DianKammeyerDirector, Licensing & Buss. Dev.Colorado State University
DennyOtsugaVice PresidentColorado State University
CharlieDavisCASE COORDINATORColorado State University
MarinToscanoStudentCU Boulder
DeaSloanMarketing SpecialistDairy Farmers of America (DFA)
MargueritaCattellPresidentDairy Research & Technology, LLC
RickDummCEODairy Tech Incorporated
JenniferGottoMarketing DirectorDairy Tech Incorporated
TaylorNicholsOperations ManagerDairy Tech Incorporated
BillyGascoigneEmerging Mrkts. SpecialistDucks Unlimited, Inc.
MelissaAchzigerEaton School District
StephanColglazierPortfolio MangerEcoAlpha
GregGrahamManagerEdgehill Farm
Jamie LynTannerVP Sales and PRFlippin' Fresh Foods, LLC
BettyLuceFort Collins Strartup Week
ChrisSnookCo-Founder & Managing PartnerFort Collins Strartup Week/Launch Haus LLC
RobGaryVP, Strategic Partnerships and CommunicationsGary Community Investments
WilliamNugentCEOGlobal Development Analytics
RobertKiserExecutiveGrass Roots Marketing
MorganNoreliusChief Operating OfficerGreen Pastures Farms
MichaelHirakataOwnerHirakata Farms
ClaireBurnettVP of R&DHope Foods
TatumCochranEvents AssistantHorse & Dragon Brewing Company
JulioSoriaDirector Industry Value ConsultingIBM Analytics Unit
JasserMohamedPresidentIDIAS-BioEnergy, LLC
AlanCurtisAssociateInnosphere
MaggieFlanaganDirector of Entrepreneur ProgramsInnosphere
LeePorterCEO/PublisherInnovationews
StevePorterEditorInnovationews
DonaldMarvinPresident and CEOInocucor Technologies, Inc.
HopeHartmanVice President, Business DevelopmentInteum Company, LLC
JarrodLivingstonMarketing ManagerInteum Company, LLC
JohnWinkelJJMK Limited
AbigailRochePresidentKeen Ingredients
MoniqueOxenderChief Sustainability OfficerKeurig Green Mountain, Inc.
AlishaKnappPartnerKnapp Farms LLC.
NathanKnappPartnerKnapp Farms LLC.
LukeRunyonReporterKUNC and Harvest Public Media
RickBarzConsultant - Leprino FoodsLeprino Foods
ScottFulbrightCo-founderLiving Ink Technologies LLC
MichaelBrownleeCo-PublisherLocal Food Shift Magazine
BenNelsonDirectorLoveland Products
JillLinkMember/AttorneyMcKee, Voorhees & Sease
DanielLorentzenIP AttorneyMcKee, Voorhees & Sease
AshleyStilesVP Development, Northern ColoradoMcWHINNEY
PhilEppardAcademic Engagement LeadMonsanto Company
DominickSekichPartnerMoye White LLP
PatGrantVice ChairmanNational Western Board
RonWilliamsChairmanNational Western Board
PaulAndrewsPresident and CEONational Western Stock Show
RandyJohnsonPresidentNew West Business Development Group
JohnMcKayDirector of GeneticsNew West Genetics
WendyMosherCEONew West Genetics
MaryAtchisonCOONorthern Colorado Economic Alliance, Inc.
BruceBiggiCMONorthern Colorado Economic Alliance, Inc.
AshleyColpaartCoordinatorNorthern Colorado Food Cluster
JerryAlldredgeRegional RepresentativeNutrients For Life Foundation
CadieBerrianStudentNutrition Therapy Institute
Anna EwingCEOOEDIT
PeggyLovellOld Elk Distillery
GeenaLovellOtterBox
PaulMorrishOtterBox
JonSchulzChairmanPaonia Chamber Economic Development
GeorgeTaylorDirector, International ProgramsPhilanthropy Support Services (PSS) Inc.
BlakeLangeBusiness Development Manager - City FarmingPhilips Horticulture
EdwardPrageChief Scientific OfficerPure Cultures LLC
ColleenKazemiPure Cultures, LLC
SteveKazemiFounder/CEOPure Cultures, LLC
AlexaCroftPartner and Marketing HeadPurenfusion
NickQuaintanceOwnerPurenfusion
KateSearsAssoc Director of EPA ProgramsPyxant Labs Inc
PhilReevesCFORiley Resource Group
SheldonRockeyMemberRockey Farms LLC
RobertSakataOwnerSakata Farms, Inc.
AlanFoutzRegional RepresentativeSenator Cory Gardner
MichaelBauteOwnerSpring Kite Farm
TerryAndersonVP of Enterprise & AdministrationSprings Rescue Mission
AmandaGiulianiSt. Vrain Valley School District
JeffLundSt. Vrain Valley School District
PattyQuinonesSt. Vrain Valley School District
JohnSteckelSt. Vrain Valley School District
FionaArnoldExecutive DirectorState of Colorado, OEDIT
JesseNewmanReporterThe Wall Street Journal
JessicaDavisPresidentThin Air Nitrogen Solutions
SophiaBarstadResearch AssociateThin Air Nitrogen Solutions, LLC
TheodoreHosterPresident and FounderTriumph Marketing Group LLC (TMG)
LarryClarkDirectorU.S. Department of Agriculture, National Wildlife Research Center
MikeEckhoffRegional Biomass CoordinatorU.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Forest Service
JenniferNegleyBusiness Consultant & Agriculture ContactUNC BizHub Collaborative
StephaniePricePastorUnited Methodist Church
DanielRutledgeMBA StudentUniversity of Colorado Boulder
DanielRankinStudentUniversity of Colorado, Atlas Institute
JedadiahWinterMasters CandidateUniversity of Denver
KatieWallaceMasters Candidate, University of PennsylvaniaAssistant Director of Sustainability, New Belgium Brewing Co.
TimMacklinUSDA
BillMeyerRegional DirectorUSDA NASS
JohnEisemannManager, Technology Transfer ProgramUSDA-APHIS-NWRC
BryanKaphammerActing Associate Area DirectorUSDA-ARS-PA
TeresaDrotarUSDA, APHIS, VS
BuckAdamsCEOVeterans to Farmers
RichMurphyProgram DirectorVeterans to Farmers
JonBeckerVP of Government and Sales and State RepresentativeViaero Wireless
KevinCooperDirector of Business Account SalesViaero Wireless
MikeFelicissimoExecutive Vice PresidentViaero Wireless
MichaelGibsonBusiness Sale ManagerViaero Wireless
StephenHatfieldSenior Director of Business DevelopmentViaero Wireless
MichelleStaleyCorporate Events CoordinatorViaero Wireless
DougCrandallProduct ManagerViareo Wireless
CandiceOrmGlobal Recruitment ManagerVillage Capital
MargaretMaizelPresidentVISUAL FARMS, LLC
H. MichaelHarringtonExecutive DirectorWAAESD
AlexGeracePresident & CEOWelby Gardens Co
MicheleWellsPresidentWells Communications
JennaAllenSenior Director, Nutrition Marketing & AffairsWestern Dairy Association
TamiAndersonSenior Director of School Health and WellnessWestern Dairy Association
Jo AnneGrammondSenior Director, Corporate Communications & Public RelationsWestern Dairy Association
BillKeatingSr. Director Producer RelationsWestern Dairy Association
ColinLoweManger, Industry, Image and Relations/Special ProjectsWestern Dairy Association
CherylReumannManager, Fuel-up to Play 60Western Dairy Association
AllieTabishManager, Nutrition Marketing & AffairsWestern Dairy Association
KristinTuckerDirector, Dairy Curriculum Development/Activation and TrainingWestern Dairy Association
NicoleMaioneWhiteWave Foods
KellySheaWhiteWave Foods
GavinClinghamPrincipalWoodberry Associates
LindsayVidenieksConsultantWoodberry Associates
WendyMoschettiPrincipalWPM Consulting, LLC
AndrewGencoProject GeophysicistXRI Geophysics