ASSOCIATION LEADERSHIP

THE CIAA OFFICERS

ANDREA-BERTI

ANDREA BERTI

President

LAURRA LYDEN MCGREGOR

1st Vice President

KEVIN PEDERSEN

2nd Vice President

JENNIFER DREZGA

Treasurer

JORDAN PHIEBIG

Secretary

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

TERM EXPIRES 2025
TERM EXPIRES 2026
TERM EXPIRES 2027
TODD DRUHOT
Gourmet Foods International
SUMEET MATHUR
FrieslandCampina
PHIL MUSCO
Musco Foods Corp
RYAN PIETZ
Schreiber Foods
JIM ROBINSON
Abbey Specialty Foods
RYAN SHEETS
Ornua North America
CARL ALLOCCA
Empire Foods
JOHN DAMMACCO
The Ambriola Company
ANN-MARI HÄMÄLÄINEN
Valio USA Inc.
DANIELLE KUGLER
Arla Foods
JAMES McVITTY
Fonterra USA, Inc.
JERRY RICARDO
Saputo Cheese USA, Inc.
PHILIPPE SURGET
Lactalis Deli, Inc.
LAUREN WINGER
Norseland, Inc.
HEATHER ENGWALL
Emmi Roth
KURT EPPRECHT
Great Lakes Cheese
STEVE GELLERT
World’s Best Cheeses
SEBASTIEN LADJ
Mifroma USA
GREG RODRIGUEZ
MCT Dairies, Inc.
SARA SCHNUPP
World Import Distributors, Inc.
BILL STEPHENSON
KeHE
IAN SCHUMAN
Schuman Cheese

DIRECTORS AT LARGE

PAUL BENSABAT PHILIP MARFUGGI
The Ambriola Company
RALPH HOFFMAN
Schuman Cheese
DOMINIQUE DELUGEAU
Saputo Cheese USA, Inc.
KEN MEYERS
MCT Dairies, Inc.
JACK SCHWARZ
Arthur Schuman Inc.
CHRISTOPHER FRANCO
Consultant
KEN OLSSON
A.V. Olsson Trading Co., Inc.
THOMAS G. TOTO
Amandex Corp
TOM GELLERT
Atalanta Corporation
TOM PHIEBIG
Galaxy Dairy Products, Inc.
DAVID VOREMBERG
FERMO C. JAECKLE
Intercibus, Inc.
DANIEL SCHNYDER
Emmi Roth USA
MARY ANNA AJEMIAN
The Ambriola Co., Inc.
DANIEL LYNCH
DPL International
NEAL SCHUMAN
Arthur Schuman Inc.

CIAA STAFF

ANNETTE SUMMERS
Executive Director
asummers@theciaa.org
SHEILA CROWLEY
Manager of Special Events
scrowley@theciaa.org
HUSCH BLACKWELL LLP
Legal Counsel and Government Relations Team
Seth Mailot
Robert Stang
Emily Lyons
Kyle Gilster

COMMITTEES OF THE ASSOCIATION

Daniel Schnyder, Chair Emmi Roth Ken Olsson A.V. Olsson Trading Company
Tom Gellert Atalanta Corp Philippe Surget Lactalis Deli, Inc.
Ralph Hoffman Schuman Cheese Tom Toto Amandex Corp
Paul Jeka All-Ways Forwarding International Kevin Williams Ornua North America
Husch Blackwell LLP
Ken Myers MCT Dairies, Inc.
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Ralph Hoffman Schuman Cheese
Paul Jeka All-Ways Forwarding International
Linda Karaffa Norseland, Inc.

Jennifer Drezga, Chair Epicure Foods Corporation
Phil Musco Musco Foods Corp.
Kevin Williams Ornua North America

Daniel Schnyder, Chair Emmi Roth Valerie Lu Norseland, Inc.
Andrea Berti Atalanta Corporation Laurra Lyden McGregor The Peterson Company
John Dammacco The Ambriola Co., Inc. Dan Lynch DPL International
Ralph Hoffman Schuman Cheese Ken Olsson A.V. Olsson Trading Company
Danielle Kugler Arla Foods .