Ted serves as the agency’s liaison to the Board of Advisors for FLM+ and chairs this unique group. In addition, he is a FLM+ senior consultant specializing in collaborating with clients in strategic communications, branding, go to market and issues management development. He has 35-plus years of experience working with such leading organizations as Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Hy-Vee Food Stores, Bayer, American Cyanamid (now BASF), Farm Credit, USDA, Abbott Laboratories, John Deere and IMC Global (now Mosaic). Ted was instrumental in building two of the country’s largest agricultural agencies and is well known in agricultural marketing circles.
He has a passion for his alma mater, Purdue University, where he has served as the chairman of the board of Purdue Alumni, on the Dean’s Advisory Council and on the University Marketing Advisory Council. He continues to be a national volunteer leader for Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity.
Ted lives in sunny Fort Lauderdale on the water and enjoys walking the beach at sunrise, sampling the latest foodie venues, taking a ride on a new roller coaster, traveling to just about anywhere anyone wants to go and cheering on his favorite sports teams, both professional and collegiate.