IDFA Fluid Milk Board

The board members are tasked with providing strategic vision, policy direction and leadership on segment-specific issues. The board will conduct business in coordination with the IDFA Executive Council, through the chair and vice chair.


Miriam Erickson Brown

IDFA Fluid Milk Board Chair / CEO & Chair, Anderson Erickson Dairy Company

Jay Bryant

IDFA Fluid Milk Board Vice Chair / Chief Executive Officer, Maryland and Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association, Inc.


Cammie (Muller) Garofolo

Chief Financial Officer, Aurora Organic Dairy

Gary L. Aggus

President & General Manager, Hiland Dairy Foods Co., LLC

Kevin Ellis

CEO, Cayuga Milk Ingredients

Jeff Frank

CEO, Organic Valley/CROPP Cooperative

J. Mike Giles

General Manager Plains Dairy, L.L.C.

Kristi Kangas

Chief Operating Officer, Darigold

Timothy Kelly

Senior Vice President & General Manager, Shamrock Foods Company

Mike Lowes

EVP Consumer Products Market, Maryland and Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association

Randi Muzumdar

Sr. Director Milk Procurement & Energy, HP Hood LLC

Joe Oberweis

President & CEO, Oberweis Dairy, Inc.

Pat Panko

Executive Vice President, DFA | President, DFA Dairy Brands North

Dennis Roberts

President and CEO, Crystal Creamery

William D. Schneider

President, Schneider's Dairy, Inc.

Richard A. Shehadey

Chairman & CEO, Shehadey Family Foods, LLC

Chuck Turner

President, Turner Dairy Farms, Inc.

Blake Waltrip

Chief Executive of the USA region, The a2 Milk Company

Thomas d’Hemecourt

Chief Executive Officer, Diversified Foods Inc.

Executive Council Members

Tim Doelman

Chief Executive Officer, Fairlife

Robin Dubuc

Vice President, Manufacturing Operations & Network Optimization, The Kroger Co.

Matt McClelland

CEO/Executive VP, Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc.

Gold Business Partner Representatives

Carmen Becker

Vice President & General Manager of Specialty Containers, Amcor Rigid Packaging

DeWitt Clark, III

Vice President, North American Packaging, Evergreen Packaging

Bruce Daily

CEO, All Star Purchasing

Nate Donnay

Director of Dairy Market Insight, StoneX Financial Inc. – FCM Division

Directors Leaving

Keith Collins

President, Milkco, Inc.

Regan Ebert

President, Premium Dairy, Danone North America

Bob Kirchoff

Chief Executive Officer, CROPP Cooperative

Jeff Larson

General Manager, Dairy Operations, H-E-B

Brian Linney

Chief Operating Officer, Maryland and Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association, Inc.

Ed Mullins

Senior Executive Officer, Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc

Lawrence Webster

CEO, Upstate Niagara Cooperative, Inc.