Lauren (our Managing Director) sets strategic direction and oversees all operations. Her easy going style and years of experience, with Covey Leadership and most recently with Wheatland, bring invaluable insights for managing the Wheatland seed and food business.
Hunter (our President) oversees day to day operations of Wheatland. He services our wholesale accounts and works directly with our seed growers (ie propagators) to select varieties and planting schedules to build and sustain their farming operations. For over 5 years he has provided steady leadership for our team.
Sommer serves the seed needs of our northern Utah farmers and administers our FDA compliance, genetic license reporting and organic certification. She was raised on a northern Utah seed farm and has “moved my fair share of irrigation pipe”. Her experience makes her an invaluable resource for our customers and growers.
Josh oversees day to day operations of the food business and assists in seed plant operations. His experience with FDA food safety and plant operations background has allowed us to grow our food business. He’s easily recognized by a quick smile and can-do attitude.
Pete works daily with our food customers to answer questions and address issues. He administers our employee ownership plan to provide our team members a secure retirement. Pete enjoys close working relationships with our Wheatland growers, customers, and founders.