2020 featured speakers

Dr. Kevin Folta

Dr. Kevin Folta

Dr. Kevin Folta is our opening keynote speaker. Dr. Folta is a professor in and chairman of the Horticultural Sciences Department at the University of Florida, Gainesville. He is known for being a "pro-GMO" professor who often engages with GMO critics and foes. Dr. Folta is also an expert on GMOanswers.com and hosts a podcast titled "Talking Biotech."

Dr. Cindra Kamphoff


Dr. Kamphoff will be our closing keynote speaker during Thursday's lunch.  

Dr. Cindra Kamphoff is a keynote speaker, marathoner, and professor who is a high performance coach for leaders, businesses and championship teams, helping them master their mindset.

With a Ph.D. in performance psychology,  She has spoken for some of the largest companies including Target, Wal-Mart, and Verizon Wireless and works with the MN Vikings players. 

Kaitlin Pals

Kaitlin Pals is an attorney with Gislason and Hunter.

Kaitlin Pals is an attorney with Gislason & Hunter who specializes in farm transitions.