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