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Grower-Shipper Board

The Grower-Shipper Board is focused on the needs and issues of greatest concern to growers, packers and shippers of fresh produce. Its goal is to assure a sustainable business climate for the grower-packer-shipper community that provides sufficient profitability to support reinvestment in a thriving produce industry.

Current members of Grower-Shipper Board:

Position

Name

Organization

City

State

Chairman

John D. Jackson

Beachside Produce, LLC

Guadalupe

CA

Vice-Chairman

Eric Halverson

Black Gold Farms

Grand Forks

ND

Member

Ed Beckman

Live Oak Farms

Le Grand

CA

Member

James Benson

Hronis Inc.

Delano

CA

Member

Jamie Brannen

Grimmway Enterprises, Inc.

Lake Park

GA

Member

Brian Coates

Applewood Fresh Growers llc

Sparta

MI

Member

Larry Cox

Coastline Family Farms

Salinas

CA

Member

Matt DeBlouw

Mike Pirrone Produce

Capac

MI

Member

Jeff Dolan

DiMare Fresh Newman

Newman

CA

Member

Jacquie Ediger

Pro Citrus Network, Inc.

Visalia

CA

Member

Fred Leitz Jr.

Leitz Farms LLC

Sodus

MI

Member

Adam Lytch

L & M Companies

Raleigh

NC

Member

Atanasio Panousopoulos

Delta Fresh Sales

Nogales

AZ

Member

Noah Robbins

Ark Foods

Brooklyn

NY

Member

Oliver Sill

Columbine Vineyards

Delano

CA

Member

Kevin Stanger

Wada Farms Marketing Group

Idaho Falls

ID

Member

Leonardo Tarriba

Farmer's Best International, LLC

Nogales

AZ

Member

Tom Thompson

Golden Sun Marketing

Minnetrista

MN

Member

Mike Tucker

Apeel Sciences

Goleta

CA

Member

Mike Zellkind

80 Acres Farms

Cincinnati

OH

Staff Coordinator

Parker Linn

United Fresh Produce Association

Washington

DC