The Dairy Practices Council Executive Board

Board of Directors and Task Force Directors

Executive Board, past & present
Task Force Directors, past & present

DPC Officers

Keith Hay
Keith Hay
Pennsylvania Milk Marketing Board (814)442-4883
DPC President
Wendy Landry
Wendy Landry
HP Hood LLC (207)252-0892
DPC Vice President
Mary Wilcox
Mary Wilcox
DPC Executive Vice President

Members Representing Regulatory

Steven Sims
Steven Sims
FDA, Division of Milk Safety (540)424-6209
FDA
Patrick Clark
Patrick Clark
USDA (603)477-0862
USDA
Nicole Neeser
Nicole Neeser
MN Department of Agriculture (651)201-6225
State Regulatory
Michelle Steinmetz
Michelle Steinmetz
Registered Sanitarian Dairy Technical Specialist Wisconsin Dept. of Agric. Trade & CP
State Regulatory

Members Representing Industry

Sharon Wilson
Sharon Wilson
Nelson-Jameson, Inc (609)273-7812
Suppliers/Services
Roger Hooi
Roger Hooi
Dairy Farmers of America (214)721-1101
Processing
Brandon Meiwes
Brandon Meiwes
Dairy Farmers of America (817)266-6324
Production

Members Representing Education

Charles Boeneke
Charles Boeneke
Louisiana State University (225)505-4478
Processing
Rick Watters
Rick Watters
Quality Milk Production Services (920)210-7425
Production

Board Member-At-Large

Amanda Rife
Amanda Rife
Land O'Lakes, Inc. (717)486-2214
Member at Large

Task Force Directors

Joseph Zulovich
Joseph Zulovich
University of Missouri (573)882-2731
Task Force I Farm Buildings & Equipment
Carli Peskar
Carli Peskar
USDA-FMMA Cleveland (330)225-4758
Task Force II Plant Equipment & Procedures
Jessica Smith
Jessica Smith
USDA-FMMA Cleveland (330)225-4758
Task Force III Lab & Quality Control Procedures
Melinda Davis
Melinda Davis
QA Supervisor, Barre VT HP Hood LLC (802)661-3150
Task Force IV Regulatory Issues & HACCP
Neil Bendixen
Neil Bendixen
Dairy Farmers of America (315)727-6815
Task Force V Milking Systems & Procedures
Michelle Steinmetz
Michelle Steinmetz
Registered Sanitarian Dairy Technical Specialist Wisconsin Dept. of Agric. Trade & CP
Task Force VI Small Ruminants