Posts by Chelsea Bonser

Polly Ruhland Chief Executive Officer United Soybean Board

As the Chief Executive Officer of United Soybean Board, Polly Ruhland (@pollypencilplow) works on behalf of U.S. farmer investors to advance agriculture’s sustainability through research, education and promotion programs. Prior to joining USB, Ruhland served as Chief Executive Officer at the Cattlemen’s Beef Promotion and Research Board. She served as a senior vice president at…

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Saswati Bora Head of Food Systems Innovation, World Economic Forum

Saswati is the Head of Food Systems Innovation at the World Economic Forum (WEF) where she heads WEF’s global initiative on leveraging technology and innovations to address food systems challenges as well as the agriculture work in India. As part of this work, she is responsible for content development, partnership facilitation and program development on…

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Erin Fitzgerald U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance Chief Executive Officer

Erin Fitzgerald (@fitzisit) serves as CEO of the U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance® (USFRA®), a farmer and rancher led organization committed to encouraging stakeholder and consumer dialogue about how food is grown and raised. She leads the organization’s strategic direction of the organization. Fitzgerald’s thought leadership in the sustainability space convenes food and agriculture stakeholders…

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Dave Schwab Senior Manager, Accenture Digital, Industry X.O

Dave specializes in strategy and product development, using advanced technologies to reinvent products and services from design and engineering, to manufacturing and support. His areas of expertise include Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain technologies. He has hands-on experience bridging the gap from concept to reality, helping businesses launch and scale new products. He has…

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Lawrence E. Koleff Senior Executive Service - Section Chief, Weapons of Mass Destruction - Countermeasures Operations Section (CBRNE Threats), Federal Bureau of Investigation

In 07/2018, Lawrence E. Koleff was named Section Chief (SC) of the Weapons of Mass Destruction Directorate (WMDD) Countermeasures Operations Section. Prior to his selection as SC, in 03/2016, Mr. Koleff was selected as an Inspector at FBIHQ Inspection Division (INSD) before being promoted to Chief Inspector of INSD in 05/2017. Mr. Koleff entered on…

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Mark N. Sirangelo Chief Executive Officer, QuanStar, LLC

Mark N. Sirangelo is currently the founder and CEO of QuanStar, LLC.  He was most recently was the head of Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Space Systems.  SNC’s Space Systems is one of the country’s top space builders having lead or participated in over 400 space missions, including over 50 planetary missions, and is the owner and…

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Nathan Dorn Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Food Origins

Nathan Dorn is CEO and Co-Founder of Food Origins an early stage Precision Data company focused on Hand Harvested Crops.   A serial innovator for companies including Pepsi Bottling, Gallo Wineries and Vineyards, and Reiter Affiliated Companies, his focus has been in energy and labor savings through system redesign and simple invention.  He also serves as…

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