December 5, 2023
As the former president and CEO of JDH, Ryan played a significant role in shaping the company’s strategic direction. Today, his focus is exploring new ventures and opportunities for JDH. With an impressive 33-year tenure in the agricultural industry and 23 years with JDH, his accomplishments are too many to name. Ryan lists JDH’s “Safety First” campaign as one of his proudest accomplishments, transforming the company’s safety culture through dedicated support and resources.
Beyond his corporate role, Ryan is actively engaged with industry organizations, contributing to National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA) and Transportation, Elevator and Grain Merchants Association (TEGMA). A testament to his deep connection to agriculture, Ryan also owns and operates a grain farm in Atlantic, Iowa. His multifaceted experience, commitment to safety and community involvement make him an invaluable leader at JDH.