(701) 712-1488 — amberboeshans@ndlivestock.org

About Us

Our Mission

Support, enhance and promote animal agriculture in North Dakota.

Our Vision

The North Dakota Livestock Alliance is a non-profit, non-partisan organization developed to provide assistance to farmers, ranchers and communities with the development or expansion of the livestock industry and to strengthen our connection with consumers to instill confidence in the practices we use and the food and products we produce.

Meet Our Board

Craig Jarolimek

Craig Jarolimek

Chair
Forest River, ND
Pork Producer
Past President, National Pork Producer Council

Kenton Holle

Kenton Holle

Vice Chair
Mandan, ND
3rd Generation Dairy and Corn Producer
Chair, North Dakota Division Board of Midwest Dairy
Past President, National Dairy Board

Scott German

Scott German

Secretary
Oakes, ND
Pig, Corn, and Soybean Producer
Chairman, ND Corn Utilization Council

Austin Langley

Austin Langley

Treasurer
Warwick, ND
Cow/Calf and Backgrounding Operations
Diversified Crop Operation
Treasurer, North Dakota Soybean Council

Deana Wiese

Deana Wiese

Director
Executive Director, North Dakota Ethanol Council
Board made up of representatives from ND’s 5 Ethanol Plants

Jason McKenney

Jason McKenney

Director
Jamestown, ND
Worked In Livestock Industry for 18 years
Cooperative Specialist, North Dakota Farmers Union
Serves on board of National Agriculture Genotyping Center, NDSU

Open Board Seat

Director

Meet Our Staff

Amber Boeshans

Amber Boeshans

Executive Director
Hired September 2017
11 years in Livestock Industry
Past Livestock Development Specialist, ND Department of Agriculture
Past positions in dairy herd management