Sharing Expertise and Experience

15 Minutes with a Leader

Presented by Buena Vista University's Institute for Agriculture, this Zoom speaker series connects students and faculty with local, regional and international ag leaders. Learn professional insights from the presentations and interactive conversations.

The series is ongoing! Watch for new topics and presentations added throughout the year.

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Located in the heart of Midwest ag country, you’ll have opportunities at BVU that you can’t find at any other institution. Institute for Agriculture

Presentations from Past Speakers

Watch - 15 Minutes with a Leader

Travis Munn

Sales Manager, Chicago Service Center
Tyson Fresh Meats

Watch - 15 Minutes with a Leader

Allen Patten

Regional Vice President, Business Development
Farm Credit Services of America

Watch - 15 Minutes with a Leader

Lowell Appleton

District Manager
Iowa Corn

Watch - 15 Minutes with a Leader

Nick Harklau

Agency Manager
Farm Bureau Financial Services

Watch - 15 Minutes with a Leader

Scott Radke

Clinical Assistant Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine Section Leader, Analytical Chemistry Services
Iowa State University

Watch - 15 Minutes with a Leader

Kevin Willey

Global Sales Effectiveness Lead
Corteva

Watch - 15 Minutes with a Leader

Dr. Lucas DeWitt

Assistant Professor of Education
Buena Vista University

Watch - 15 Minutes with a Leader

Brent Conkel

Corporate Marketing
Iowa Cubs

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