Indiana Corn Marketing Council Committees

 

Officers/Executive Committee

  • President – David Gottbrath
  • Vice President – Gerald Gauck
  • Secretary – Dennis Whitsitt
  • Treasurer – Dennis Maple
  • Chair Supply – David Howell
  • Chair Demand – Mike Beard
Staff Support:  Jane Ade Stevens, Greg Noble 
 

Governance Committee

  • Chair – Dennis Maple 
  • Mark Bacon
  • Gerald Gauck
  • Mike Beard
  • David Howell
  • Mike Buis
Staff Support: Jane Ade Stevens, Greg Noble, Hannah Vorsilak
 

Budget & Finance 

  • Chair – Dennis Maple
  • David Gottbrath
  • Supply – Sarah Delbecq
  • Demand – Dennis Whitsitt
Staff Support: Anna McConnell, Greg Noble
 

Demand (Ethanol, New Uses, Livestock, Grain Marketing)

  • Chair – Mike Beard
  • Mark Bacon
  • Mike Buis
  • Gerald Gauck
  • Matt Martin
  • Mike Nichols
  • Jacob Walker
  • Dennis Whitsitt – B & F rep.
Ex-Officios: Dan Kramer, Rep. Don Lehe, Rep. Melanie Wright
 
Staff Support: Ed Ebert, Julie Ohmen, Ken Parrent, Andy Tauer, Alyson Wells, Melanie Batalis
 

Supply (Production & Environment, Org Services, Public Affairs)

  • Chair – David Howell
  • Vice Chair – John Whaley
  • Sarah Delbecq – B & F rep.
  • Jeff Gormong
  • Dennis Maple
  • Ronnie Mohr
  • Herb Ringel
  • Kelly Whiteman Snipes
Ex-Officios: Sen. Jim Arnold, Sen. Jean Leising, Dr. Marshall Martin
 
Staff Support: Megan Kuhn, Hannah Vorsilak, Alyson Wells, Patrick Pfingsten, Liz Kelsay
 

Ex-Officio Appointments (Voting & Non-Voting)

Non-Voting Ex-Officios: 

Indiana General Assembly (Appointed Annually by October 1 of each year)
  • Rep. Don Lehe
  • Rep. Melanie Wright
  • Sen. Jean Leising 
  • Sen. Jim Arnold
 
First Purchasers appointed by ISDA:
  • Dan Kramer
  • Purdue Research Representative:
  • Dr. Marshall Martin
  • Secretary of Agriculture Appointee:
Voting:
  • Appointed by Dean of Agriculture, Purdue University 
  • Largest Farm Organization – Jeff Gormong
  • 2nd largest Farm Organization – Mike Buis