Frank began his career with Farmland Industries in December 1979 and has 34 years of experience in the fertilizer industry. As VP of Procurement, Frank oversees fertilizer purchasing needs of USA members.
Throughout the years, Frank has held several positions of increasing responsibility in the cooperative system, starting as a Crop Management Specialist, Product Manager, and then Sales Manager at Farmland. With the formation of Agriliance in 2000 Frank became the SW Region Sales Director, and prior to joining USA, frank served CHS as the Delta Region Crop Nutrient Director.
Frank received his BS in Agronomy from the University of Missouri, and is currently serving on the executive committee of the Southwestern Fertilizer Conference. Frank and his wife Vickie have been married for 37 years and reside in Polk City, IA.