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: Midwest Dairy 2015 Rice St St. Paul , MN 55113
Phone: (701) 712-1488
Fax:
Website: www.midwestdairy.com
Email: aboeshans@midwestdairy.com
Contact: Amber Boeshans
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
Bauer, Marc NDSU Department of Animal Sciences - Ex-Officio Non-Voting Dairy Promotion Appointee (701) 231-7691 Cass 6/30/2019
Boll, Scott Ex-officio-Non-Voting Dairy Promotion Appointee (701) 232-1566 Cass 6/30/2019
Hanson, Doug Ex-officio Non-Voting Dairy Promotion Appointee (701) 223-3180 Burleigh 6/30/2019
Hoff, Janal Governor's Appointee - ND Milk Producers Stark 7/1/2017 6/30/2020
Holle, Kenton Midwest Dairy Association ND Board Chair (701) 448-7500 Morton 6/30/2019
John, Heidi Sec/Treas. - Midwest Dairy Association Representative Appointee (701) 843-8388 Morton 7/1/2003 6/30/2021
Kleingartner, Sue Chairman -Midwest Dairy Association Representative Appointee Logan 7/1/2017 6/30/2020
Krebs, Lilah Governor's Appointee - ND Milk Producers-Vice Chair (701) 483-1024 Stark 7/1/2013 6/30/2019
Kroh, Nathan ND Department of Agriculture - Ex-officio Non-Voting Dairy Promotion Appointee (701) 328-2231 Burleigh 6/30/2019