Committees

Executive Committee

The Executive Committee consists of the current officers serving on the NIOP Board of Directors.

President
Greg Crawford, AGP

First Vice President
Richard Sages, Odin Marine Group

Second Vice President
Craig Mullen, Bridgewell Food & Agriculture

Treasurer
Glenn Ginalick, ADM

 

Convention Committee

The Annual Convention Committee is responsible for organizing the event program, selecting speakers and ensuring that the highest level of content is displayed at each Annual Convention.

Committee Chair: Bill Fraser, Pasternak Baum & Co.

Claude Jones, Francis-Mustoe

Liam Rogers, Hudson Tank Terminals

Greg Crawford, AGP

John Healy, Columbus Vegetable Oils

Mitch Kilanowski, Darling International

 

Education Committee

The Education Committee is responsible for planning the annual Introduction to the Oilseed Industry Training course including selecting speakers, identifying important topics of discussion, and ensuring a valuable experience for attendees.

Committee Chair: Andrew Seagren, Ventura Foods, LLC

Craig Mullen, Bridgewell Food & Agriculture

James Rea, Richardson Oilseeds

Liam Rogers, Hudson Tank Terminals

Todd Biedenfeld, CHS, Inc.

Sarah Perry, AGP

Will Swanson, Cargill

 

Membership Committee

The Membership Committee is responsible for recruiting companies to join NIOP and for receiving feedback from current members on their membership value.

Committee Chair: David Nadasi, American Commodities Brokerage

Steve Luster, Ventura Foods

Richard Sages, Odin Marine

Greg Crawford, AGP

Ernest Webb, NETCO

 

Scholarship Committee

The Scholarship Committee is responsible for developing and launching NIOP’s scholarship program.

Committee Chair: Greg Crawford, AGP

Richard Sages, Odin Marine Group

Craig Mullen, Bridgewell Food & Agriculture

Glenn Ginalick, ADM