Collegiate Dairy Products Evaluation Contest

Contact Us

2017 CDPEC Board of Directors

Judge Board Member:
Kevin O'Rell, Good Karma Foods (2010-2020)    Chairperson*
Coach Board Member:
Lloyd Metzger, South Dakota State (2017-2020)    Vice Chairperson*
Industry Board Member:
Michelle Malone, Schreiber Foods (2014-2017)    Secretary*
Judge Board Member:
Dave Hoyda, Tate & Lyle Custom Ingredients (2014-2017)    Publicity Com Chr.*
Judge Board Member:
Tim Harried, Idaho Milk Products (2017-2020)    Finance Com Chr.*
Coach Board Member:
Johnny McGregor, Clemson University (2014-2017)    Coaches Com Chr.*
Coach Board Member:
​Valente Alvarez, Ohio State University (2017-2020)
Coach Board Member:
Tonya Schoenfuss, University of Minnesota (2014-2017)
Judge Board Member:
Ronald Thompson, Continental Dairy Facilities LLC (2010-2017)
Judge Board Member:
Matt Buss, DairiConcepts (2017-2020)
Judge Board Member:
Jane Zeien, Denali Ingredients, LLC (2017-2020)
Judge Board Member:
Hoss Langhoff, Saputo Dairy Foods USA, LLC (2015-2018)
Industry Board Member:
Vanessa Teter, Dannon (2017-2020)
Industry Board Member:
Herb Wyckoff, Crest Foods. IL (2014-2017)
Industry Board Member:
Scott Halverson, Denali Ingredients (2015-2018)

*Denotes a member of the Executive committee

CDPEC Management

Contest Superintendant:
Chris Thompson
USDA/AMS/Dairy Program
Dairy Standardization Branch
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, D.C. 20250
Phone: 202-720-9382
Email: Chris Thompson

Contest Coordinator:
Tori Boomgaarden

Financial Management:
David Selner, Executive Director
National Dairy Shrine
PO Box 725
Denmark, WI 54208