Senior Director, Industry & Environmental Affairs, National Milk Producers Federation
Ryan Bennett is the Senior Director of Industry and Environmental Affairs at the National Milk Producers Federation. Ryan manages FARM Environmental Stewardship Program which provides a comprehensive estimate of the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and energy use associated with dairy farming. Ryan was previously the Director of Government Relations for NM PF du ring the 2014 Farm Bill and played a key role enlarging the organizations focus on conservation policy. Prior to this position, he held the position of Director of Public Policy Relations at the National Grain and Feed Association. Ryan has a Masters of Agribusiness from Kansas State University where he also received his undergraduate education. Ryan is married and remains active in the livestock show industry by judging shows, volunteering with 4-H, and assisting with his in-laws show cattle operation.