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Executive Leadership

Exec team
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Aaron Jimenez
Chief Information Officer
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David Miller
Director of Education
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Eric Girdler
Chief Operating Officer
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Tom Fuhrman
Director of R&D, Regulatory
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Richard Bedel
Chief Financial Officer
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Kish Johnson
Director of Sales
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Natalie Masters
Director of Learning Strategy & Design

Board of Directors

Board of directors
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John Kempf
Chief Vision Officer
Philippe van den Bossche
Vice Chairman
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Paul Bergman
Executive Chairman


Sales Team
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AEA brings together resourceful, intelligent visionaries who want to change the world of food and agriculture.

We are a united group of inspired, optimistic idealists, unwavering in pursuit of our shared vision. We demonstrate genuine care for the farmers we work with, the soil they tend, the food grown on that soil, and the health of all who consume it.  ​

Our team carries a must-do passion for creativity and problem-solving. We look for a unique mix of humility, genius, hard work, and a sense of humor. We love to work hard. And to laugh.


Life is short. We create a positive impact now. Want to join us?


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