Prosperity Consulting Board of Advisors
The Prosperity Consulting board of advisors are selected industry leaders in the areas of agriculture, energy, business and grant funding. The purpose of the board is to advice Prosperity Consulting leadership on business best practices, networking with peers and to discuss industry hot topics.
The board of advisors has quarterly advisory meetings varying from conference calls to face-to-face meetings.
Attorney, Ice Miller, LLC.
Kristina M. Tridico’s primary areas of concentration are corporate transactions, environmental law, general corporate matters, green industries and sustainable development and agriculture law.
She chairs the Firm’s Green Industries Initiative and assists entities on sustainable development, clean technology, green house gas emissions management and energy management.
Program Manager for Bioenergy Development, Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA)
He joined the ISDA as part of the initial team when legislation approved the establishment of a department of agriculture. One of his first initiatives was to work with fuel retailers to encourage implementation of biofuels stations (E85 and B20) throughout the state by offering up to $1million in grant funds to qualifying locations. In less than two years, he was able to move the state from zero E85 sites to more than 100; making Indiana third in the U.S. for E85 stations.
Executive Director, Greater Indiana Clean Cities Coalition
Kellie Walsh has been the Executive Director for the Greater Indiana Clean Cities Coalition, Inc. 7.5 years. In that time, she has assisted Greater Indiana Clean Cities Coalition, Inc. Stakeholders in securing over 14 million dollars in federal and state funds for the implementation of alternative fuel projects, in both the public and private sectors.
Senior Partner, The Fertilizer Group, LLC.
Vice President, Preferred Buyers Association, Inc.
Jeff Jarrett has been involved in agriculture all of his life. Growing up on a small farm in Lapel, IN, Jeff was actively involved in his family’s retail fertilizer plant as well as their small farming operation. Jeff attended Purdue University and received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics.
President, Hathaway Strategies
Anne Hathaway has a lifetime of experience and a record of success at every level of politics and government. From crucial state and local races, issue campaigns and grassroots initiatives, to congressional and presidential politics. Anne brings to every task she faces a unique knowledge of the latest advances in modern technology and voter persuasion techniques, coupled with an unrivaled array of personal and professional contacts from coast to coast.
Brand Manager, CountryMark
Belinda Puetz has 20 years experience in corporate communications, brand management and public relations. She joined CountryMark in February of 2007 as Brand Manager. In her tenure at CountryMark, she has been involved in re-imaging trucks, facilities and retail fuel stations; re-vitalizing the CountryMark website; promoting the company brand promise within CountryMark; and promoting the CountryMark brand through appropriate media and customer channels.
Regional Vice President, Rabo Agrifinance, Inc.
Robert (Bob) Fulling has an extensive background in Agricultural investments and financing. Since 2004, Bob has been the Regional Vice President of Rabo Agrifinance, a subsidiary of Rabobank and the largest agricultural bank in the world. Bob manages the Indianapolis office and is responsible for the loan production in a five state territory of Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Wisconsin and Michigan. During this period, he has generated substantial growth to Rabo’s portfolio and is involved in the development of a National Swine lending policy.
VP/Partner at Adayana, Inc
David Parker is a founding management team member of Adayana Agribusiness Group. In his position as Vice President of Instructional Services, David oversees facilitation activities for the company and delivers nearly 100 presentations annually – primarily in North America – to manufacturing, distribution, and retail firms and associations. His focus is in the areas of sales and marketing, business and financial management, coaching and supervision skills, and branding initiatives.