School of Agriculture

School of Agriculture Advisory Board

Group photo of Ag advisory board members

Back row, left to right:

  • Trevor Toland (Illinois Beef Association, Springfield, Illinois)
  • Ray Bunch (Citizens Bank, Macomb, Illinois)
  • Jason Kilburn (Monmouth High School, Monmouth, Illinois)
  • Dave Berlet (Birkey's, Macomb, Illinois)

Middle row, left to right:

  • Terry Kestner (Rabo AgriFinance, Cedar Falls, Iowa)
  • Rich Hollis (RaboBank, St. Louis, Missouri)
  • Kevin Foreman (Crop Production Services, Bloomington, Illinois)

Front row, left to right:

  • Monte Lowderman (Lowderman Real Estate & Auction Co., Macomb, Illinois)
  • Phil Bradshaw (Farmer/Soybean Association, Griggsville, Illinois)
  • Steve German (Growmark, Bloomington, Illinois)
  • Peggy Drescher (Tree Care Industry Association, Bartlett, Illinois)

Not present: Heather Hampton-Knodle (Illinois Agri-Women, Fillmore, Illinois)

Five Year Service Recognition

Group photo of Ag advisory board members

Steve German, Rich Hollis, Kevin Foreman and Trevor Toland completed their terms on the board after serving for five years as members.

Back row, left to right:

  • Trevor Toland (Illinois Beef Association, Springfield, Illinois)
  • Dr. Andrew Baker (Director, WIU School of Agriculture)
  • Ray Bunch (Board Co-Chair, Citizens Bank, Macomb, Illinois)
  • Jason Kilburn (Board Co-Chair, Monmouth High School, Monmouth, Illinois)
  • Dr. Kathy Neumann (WIU Interim Provost)

Front row, left to right:

  • Steve German (Growmark, Bloomington, Illinois)
  • Rich Hollis (RaboBank, St. Louis, Missouri)
  • Kevin Foreman (Crop Production Service, Bloomington, Illinois)