Now Hiring: Executive Vice President/COO and NA Regional Director

AgGateway Staff Opening

Now Hiring: Executive Vice President/COO and NA Regional Director

By Wendy Smith, AgGateway President and CEO

We are very fortunate to have Brent Kemp, our current Executive Vice President/ COO and North America Regional Director, stepping up to take on the leadership of AgGateway effective January 1, 2022. Brent brings a wealth of experience to the role, having served as a staff executive as well as an AgGateway member representative. He is well positioned to take AgGateway to the next level and ensure our continued success.

As a result of this transition, AgGateway is opening a search for a new Executive Vice President/ Chief Operating Officer and North America Regional Director. A position description and qualifications document can be found here. Those interested should submit a cover letter and resume by Friday, November 19, to AgGateway’s Member Services at

Interviews will be completed by December 8, with the intention to announce the successful candidate by December 15. All AgGateway staff positions are contractor roles. This position is approximately 80% time and is responsible for the daily operations of AgGateway as well as convening the North American Steering Committee to develop and manage regional components. The EVP/COO also serves as an officer of AgGateway as defined in the AgGateway bylaws.