Brian Linney

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

Brian Linney has spent his career marketing Agricultural Products in various Sales Management positions and Senior Leadership roles. His current Position is Chief Operating Officer for Maryland and Virginia Milk Producers based in Reston, VA. The Dairy Farmer Owned Cooperative Markets Dairy Ingredients to large manufacturers and Consumer Products primarily focused on fluid milk products under the Maola brand. Prior to working at Maryland and Virginia Brian worked for 14 years at Darigold where he was the Senior Vice President of Consumer Products. Brian has a degree in Business Administration and Economics from St. Mary’s College in Moraga, CA.

Brian is a current member of Several Industry Boards including Milk Pep, American Dairy Products Institute, Virginia Milk Commission, Fluid Milk Board IDFA and Ingredients Board IDFA.