Agricultural Relations Council

Kristy Mach, Executive Director
Kyle Wieskus, Membership Director
126 West Main St.
New Prague, MN 56071

p: 952.758.5811
f: 952.758.5813


2022-2023 Board of Directors

Sally Behringer, President
MustangRED Communications
1511 West 27th Terrace
Lawrence, KS  66046
Office: 785-218-9759
John Blue, Past President
Information Checkup, Inc.
DBA/ Truffle Media Networks
5802 Petersburg
Indianapolis, IN 46254
Office: 317-450-1958
Laurie Langstraat, First Vice President
National Crop Insurance Services
8900 Indian Creek Parkway, Suite 600
Overland Park, KS  66210
Office: 913-685-2767


Cyndie Shearing, Secretary/Treasurer
American Farm Bureau Federation
600 Maryland Ave. SW
Suite 1000W
Washington, DC  200024
Office: 202-406-3641 


Steve Mercer, Vice President of Communications
U.S. Wheat Associates
1900 Chestnut Avenue
Glenview, IL 60025


Lori Hallowell, Director
Bader Rutter
808 P St., Suite 210
Lincoln, NE 68508
Office: 402.434.5307



Beth Gerstenberger, Director
Seaboard Foods


George Harper, Director
United Soybean Board
16305 Swingley Ridge Rd. Suite 150
Chesterfield, MO, 63017


Erin Nash, Director
National Association of Farm Broadcasting
1100 Platte Falls Road
P.O. Box 500
Platte City, MO 64079