Board Details

Dairy Promotion Commission, North Dakota

Type of Board: Promotional Pay/Benefits:
Voting Members: 5 Other Members: 0
Non-Voting Members: 4 Created by: NDCC § 4.1-05
Length of Terms: 2 years, no term limits
Frequency of Meetings: 2
Address: PO Box 355 Hazelton, ND 58544
Phone: (701) 782-4154
Fax: (701) 782-4313
Website: www.midwestdairy.com
Email: cheer@midwestdairy.com
Contact: Char Heer
The Commission is funded by check-off dollars and carries out a coordinated promotion and research program to help expand domestic and foreign markets for fluid milk and dairy products. The voting members consist of: Two producers appointed by the governor from a list of nominees submitted by the milk producers association of North Dakota; two individuals who are members of and elected by the North Dakota division of the midwest dairy association; and the chairman of the North Dakota division of the midwest dairy association; The term of each producer appointed by the governor is two years and must be staggered so that the term of only one producer expires each year. The term of each individual who is a member of and elected by the North Dakota division of the midwest dairy association is two years and must be staggered so that the term of only one individual expires each year. The commission may appoint up to four non-voting members.

Member Name Position Work County Appt. Date Term Ends
Boll, Scott Ex-officio-Non-Voting Dairy Promotion Appointee (701) 232-1566 Cass 6/30/2018
Hanson, Doug Ex-officio Non-Voting Dairy Promotion Appointee (701) 223-3180 Burleigh 6/30/2018
Hoff, Janel Governor's Appointee - ND Milk Producers Stark 7/1/2017 6/30/2018
John, Heidi Sec/Treas. - Midwest Dairy Association Representative Appointee (701) 843-8388 Morton 7/1/2003 6/30/2019
Kleingartner, Sue Midwest Dairy Association Representative Appointee Logan 7/1/2017 6/30/2018
Krebs, Lilah Governor's Appointee - ND Milk Producers (701) 483-1024 Stark 7/1/2013 6/30/2019
Messer, Jerry Chairman - Midwest Dairy Association Appointee (701) 974-3973 Stark 6/30/2019
Quissell, Shaun Ex-officio Non-Voting Dairy Promotion Appointee (701) 328-4761 Burleigh 6/30/2018
Schroeder, JW Ex-officio Non-Voting Dairy Promotion Appointee (701) 231-7644 Cass 6/30/2018