Kelsi Mayer, Monroe, will serve as the communications director for the Dairy Business Innovation Center.
In this position, Mayer will be responsible for all communications, including the organization's monthly newsletter, writing of press releases and maintaining the website.
Mayer also works as communications specialist for Kuhn North America located in Brodhead.
Additionally, she and her husband, Jeremy, operate a 50-cow registered Brown Swiss and Holstein dairy farm.
Mayer holds a bachelor's degree in Life Sciences Communication and Dairy Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
"Supported by her rich experiences and background, Kelsi brings varied knowledge and expertise to the DBIC network as we reach out to grow our Wisconsin dairy mission," says Dan Carter, DBIC founder and chairman.
The Dairy Business Innovation Center offers technical assistance to dairy producers and processors in developing value-added dairy products, business planning and market development.
For more information, visit www.dbicusa.org.
The DBIC is supported through tax-supported funding from USDA, Rural Development.