Nate is a territory sales manager for John Deere Company. He helps with sales, marketing, and dealer development of two dealer organizations that consist of 17 locations covering 23 counties in north central and west central Iowa. Nate has worked for John Deere for 12 years in positions covering product specialist, nutrient application account manager, and future product planner for the tillage and air seeding product lines. Prior to that, Nate worked as a district manager in southwestern Minnesota for Golden Harvest for two years. Nate received his BS in agricultural business and a minor in agronomy from Iowa State University and a MBA from the University of Iowa. He also farms with his family in Northeast Iowa on a corn and soybean farm.