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7:00pm EDT December 31, 2006

Born: Marshall, Ill.

Education: Bachelor of science degree, University of Illinois, College of Commerce

First job: Family hog farm

What is your favorite business book? Jim Collins’ “Good To Great”

Whom do you most admire in business and why?

Peter Henseler, our president, for being willing and able to work with me each day

What are the three most important qualities a CEO should possess?

Fearlessness, honesty, grounded

Describe your leadership style: A work in progress — hopefully improving each day