Committee Chairman: Scott Leininger, Vice President, CGB Enterprises Inc., Mandeville La.
NGFA Staff Liaison: Bobby Frederick
This committee interacts with Congress and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to advocate improvements to inland waterways and ports to facilitate the cost-effective transport and export of U.S. agricultural commodities and products. It also develops and recommends policies and practices that facilitate commerce between shippers and receivers that utilize the inland waterways system and deep-draft ports. In addition, it formulates policies that foster the optimum use of the waterways.
* Note, individuals marked with an asterisk are part of NGFA’s Committee Apprentice Program
|Jake||Brodbeck||Vice President||ADM Grain Company||Havana||IL|
|Matt||Dean||Sales Manager -Global Key Accountants||Tate & Lyle Ingredients Americas Inc.||Hoffman Estates||IL|
|Ben||Doane||Director, Barge Freight||CHS Hedging Inc.||Saint Paul||MN|
|Chris*||Homan||Procurement Merchandiser||CHS Inc.||Inver Grove Heights||MN|
|Scott||Leininger||Vice President||CGB Enterprises Inc.||Mandeville||LA|
|Richard||McCarty||Director, Marketing Grain & Fertilizer||American Commercial Lines Inc.||Jeffersonville||IN|
|Steven*||Sloop||Sales Representative||Ingram Barge Company||Nashville||TN|
|Jessica||Stephan||Sr. Planning Analyst, Supply Chain Management||Bunge North America Inc.||St. Louis||MO|
|Paige*||Stevenson||Hedge Desk Merchandiser||Bunge North America Inc.||Chesterfield||MO|
|Matt||Tomayko||Manager of Grain Sales||Ingram Barge Company||Nashville||TN|
|Jeffrey||Webb||Barge Freight Trading Manager||Cargill Incorporated||Minneapolis||MN|
|Gary||Williams||Vice President Marketing||United Grain Corporation||Vancouver||WA|