JAMES RICHARD JACKSON, JR.
Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture with an
Animal Science Major from The Ohio State University. Special emphasis on nutrition, production, and genetics.
Additional course work in accounting, finance, and economics.
June 1980 to Present with Land O’ Lakes. Current Position: Region Director Purina Animal Nutrition (Land O’ Lakes). Responsible for providing leadership to all sales teams, technical specialists, channel/distribution management, income contribution, budgeting, short/long term planning and customer relationships/profitability in Eastern Region of United States as well as overall coordination between all disciplines to develop appropriate resource allocation. Dotted line responsibility for 12 manufacturing plants. Also, manage company’s LLC’s.
Personal: Married (wife Deb), 3 married children (all Eastern Hancock Graduates) & 2 grandsons.