Leopoldo OrozcoDairy Sales Manager, Mexico, latin America, International
Born and raised in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, Leopoldo Orozco began working in the feed and feed ingredient industries in 1991, becoming a member of the Landus sales team in 2005. Currently, Leopoldo manages SoyPlus® and SoyChlor® sales and sales development outside the USA and Canada. Leopoldo is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and holds a Masters of Business (MBA) degree from Autonomous University of Guadalajara (UAG).
Johnny WareDairy Sales Manager, Western US
A graduate of Texas Tech University, Johnny Ware represents the SoyPlus® and SoyChlor® products in the western United States. Johnny has been in the industry since 1974, joining the Landus sales team in 2008. Away from work, Johnny enjoys competitive shooting, participating in triathlons and spending time with his grandkids.
Brandon FinkeAnimal Nutrition Lead
A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Brandon Finke earned a bachelor's degree in business administration, and joined the Landus team in 2015. Raised on a dairy in Wisconsin, with work experience as a dairy farm manager and area sales manager, Brandon Finke knows the dairy industry and understands the needs of today's producers.
Steve JohnsonSoy Crush Lead
A graduate of Montana State University, in Bozeman, Montana, Steve works with both Landus' grain and Animal Nutrition divisions as a merchandiser and risk manager. Steve joined the Landus team in 2008. A native of North Dakota, Steve has been involved in agriculture his entire life.
Caitlin StephensonAnimal Nutrition Service Manager
Caitlin Stephenson, an Iowa State University graduate with a degree in animal science, is the customer service supervisor for Landus' Animal Nutrition product line. Caitlin started at Landus in June 2010. Her responsibilities include taking SoyPlus® and SoyChlor® orders, as well as invoicing trucks and railcars.
Kayla IrlbeckAnimal Nutrition Service Specialist
Kayla is originally from Carroll, Iowa, and is currently an Animal Nutrition Service Specialist for the Animal Nutrition product line. Kayla specializes in invoicing all trucks and railcars. Kayla has been with Landus since January 2016.
Adam AdreonManager of Rail Logistics
A native of Ogden, Iowa, Adam currently works as the Manager of Rail Logistics, managing the railcar fleet and setting up trucking for SoyPlus® and SoyChlor® products. Adam has been working for Landus since January 2017, following his graduation from Iowa State University. Previously, Adam was an intern for Landus during the summer of 2015.
Cassidy BrincksQuality Systems Manager
Cassidy Brincks has been with Landus since June of 2006. Cassidy is a graduate of University of Northern Iowa with a degree in technology management. Her responsibilities include maintaining the quality management systems, overseeing the HACCP programs, and ensuring Animal Nutrition compliance with FSMA regulations.
Kevin GrundmeierSoyPlus® Operations and Manufacturing Manager
Kevin Grundmeier has been with Landus for 28 years and has worked in a variety of positions. Kevin is the production manager at Landus' SoyPlus® processing facility in Ralston. Prior to this, Kevin worked as the production manager at the SoyChlor® processing facility in Jefferson for 12 years. In his current role, he oversees the day-to-day operations of the SoyPlus® production facility, is continually exploring ways to make SoyPlus® production more effective and efficient, and works with the company's soy oil refining.
Paul LowrySoyChlor® Operations and Manufacturing Manager
Paul Lowry is the production manager at Landus' SoyChlor® processing facility in Jefferson. Paul has been with the company for 14 years. At the SoyChlor® facility, Paul manages the day-to-day operations of the facility and oversees the production of the high quality dairy nutritional aid, SoyChlor®.