Pete, our CEO, works daily to build Wheatland’s food and seed business. His focus on product quality and customer satisfaction have transformed Wheatland. Under his direction we have converted to an employee-owned company, providing our employees a retirement benefit and increasing engagement.

Lauren, our Lead Director, sets strategic direction and oversees all operations. Her easy going style and years of problem-solving with Covey Leadership bring invaluable insights for managing the Wheatland businesses.

Hunter manages seed sales and oversees day to day operations of the seed business. He has worked with Wheatland for four plus years serving major accounts and working with our seed growers to plant varieties that build and sustain their soil and operations. Our customers count on Hunter for his solid advice and planting/growing insight.


Carla oversees accounting and administration. She’s the newest member of our management team but has over 25 years of experience in the seed industry. She helps administer our “Utah Certified Seed” program. Her positive attitude and problem-solving skills have quickly made her a customer favorite. 

Josh manages food sales and oversees food operations. His FDA food plant experience and mechanical aptitude has allowed us to scale our food business many times. He’s easily recognized by a quick smile and can-do attitude.

Sommer assists local farmers with planting needs, and administers our “USDA Certified Organic” program. She was raised on Utah seed farm, and has “moved [her] fair share of irrigation pipe!”  Sommer models integrity and kindness.