Leadership

Board of Directors

The UPI Board of Directors is comprised of producer members who are elected by UPI district delegates. These directors serve three-year terms and work with cooperative management to set the strategic direction of the co-op and make decisions to ensure the current and future success of the business.

Tim Lenz

Illinois

Nick Timmermann

Illinois

Tom Homan

Indiana

James Lucas

Indiana

Grover Crawford

Kentucky

Alex Richardson

Kentucky

Bill Pridgeon

Michigan

Dan Schaible

Michigan

Tim Ruggles

Michigan

 Fred Berge

Ohio

Lynn Orr

Ohio

Dennis Corcoran

Ohio

Dan Bernath

Ohio

John West

Tennessee

Matt Bell

At-Large

Co-op Leadership

Together, our leadership team and board of directors develop the strategic direction for the cooperative to ensure a successful and sustainable future for the business and its members.

Mike Bumgarner  

President and CEO

Bob Siegel

Vice President of Credit

Brad Warner

Chief Financial Officer

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Jake Osborn

Vice President of Livestock Marketing

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John Marihugh

Vice President of Strategy, Communications & Member Services