IDFA Yogurt and Cultured Products 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.


Philippe L. Caradec

IDFA Yogurt and Cultured Products Board Chair / Vice President Public Affairs & Sustainable Development, Danone North America

Trevor Farrell

IDFA Yogurt and Cultured Products Board Vice Chair / Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer, Americas, Schreiber U.S.


Gary L. Aggus

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

Courtney Bidney

Director, Global Scientific and Regulatory Affairs and Bell Institute of Health and Nutrition, Yoplait-USA

Mark Broadhurst

Vice President of Public Affairs, Chobani, Inc.

Robert A. Facchina

President & CEO, Johanna Foods, Inc.

Pat Panko

Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Fluid Milk & Ice Cream, Dairy Farmers of America, Inc.

Michael Peauroi

Owner/CFO, Scott Bros. Dairy

Jorge Ramos


Esteve Torrens

President & CEO, Stonyfield Farm

Executive Council Members

Ken Jorgensen

Director, Dairy Operations, H-E-B

Ed Mullins

IDFA Fluid Milk Board Vice Chair / Executive Vice President & CEO, Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc.

Gold Business Partner Representatives

Patrick Carroll

President, IMA Dairy & Food USA

Mirjana Curic-Bawden, Ph.D.

Principal Scientist, Chr. Hansen, Inc.

Scott Sexton

Chairman & CEO,