Spark: Women in Agribusiness

Cyndi Young, Learfield

Young, Director of Brownfield and Ag Operations, talks with Sara Steever about lessons learned and opportunities and challenges that shaped her career.

Susan and Lisa Tronchetti

Susan Tronchetti, a business development professional, and her daughter Lisa Tronchetti, a dairy products merchandiser at Gavilon Group, LLC, talk with Sara Steever about the experiences and choices that led them to their current careers and their ongoing relationship/mentorship.

Susanne Wasson, Dow AgroSciences U.S. Commercial Leader – Crop Protection

Wasson, U.S. Commercial Leader of Dow AgroScience’s Crop Protection division, talks with Sara Steever about how she navigated her upward path at Dow and how to build an effective network.

Sheri Seger, DTN/The Progressive Farmer

An experienced national account manager with a lengthy career in media, information technology and services, Seger visits with host Sara Steever about her exciting career and the ag industry.

Cindy Zimmerman, ZimmComm New Media

Vice President and Co-Founder of ZimmComm New Media, a news and content creation and distribution company, Zimmerman visits about her career and passion for communications.

Michelle Rook, WNAX

Farm director for WNAX Radio, reporter for AgDay and U.S. Farm Report, Rook discusses learning, growing and embracing experiences.

Linda Rader, Radson Company

As an accomplished executive with a track record of developing innovative strategies that drive revenue and market share gains, Rader discusses career development and working in agribusiness.

Theresia Gillie, Minnesota Soybean Growers Association

President of the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association and farmer Gillie shares her thoughts on promoting agriculture and finding success.

Sarena Lin, Cargill Feed & Nutrition

As president, Lin is responsible for leading more than 11,000 employees across nearly 30 countries. She discusses leadership strategies and the ag industry.

Gloria Basse, The Context Network

As a dynamic leader in U.S. agribusiness, Basse is a seasoned executive with a history of successfully heading up teams and developing people.