Brant grew up in north central Indiana on a family farm. He was a 10 year 4-H member and served as FFA Chapter President and District Officer. After completing his bachelor’s degree at Butler University in 2002, Brant joined Land O’Lakes Inc., in a marketing role within the Purina Animal Nutrition division where he spent the next 13 years in various marketing leadership functions. In 2015, Brant rotated to a business consulting role for 3 years before heading back into marketing within the WinField United business unit. He currently manages a team of marketers tasked with helping ag retailers drive new revenue streams via services offered to growers. Brant loves tackling tough problems that help drive value and relevance to the Land O’Lakes Inc. federated system. In his spare time, Brant enjoys coaching his kid’s sport teams and assisting his wife in running their two small businesses.