About Us

Our Board

Christopher Gibbs

Chris Gibbs from Maplewood OH, owns and operates 560 acres and raises corn, soybeans and alfalfa hay.  He and his son manage an 85 head pasture based cow/calf operation.  Gibbs has been an outspoken critic of what he dubs the Trump administration’s ‘war on trade’.

Cheryl Kobernik

Cheryl Kobernik is owner of North Star Organics cherry farm in Traverse City, Michigan. She previously chaired the USDA’s Farm Service Agency State Committee in Michigan from 2010-2017.

Tim Wolff

Tim Wolff was raised on a dairy farm in rural Columbia County, Pennsylvania.  He has worked for a Lebanon County renewable energy development company, and is active in rural organizing and politics.

Standing Up for America’s Farmers in 2020

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