GREG STEELE is the Vice President of Dairy Lending with AgStar Financial Services, ACA. His focus is working with commercial dairy operations that have grown and expanded their business. Greg's responsibilities include providing expertise in the area of finance, business planning, and accounting. In addition, Greg leads a team of Industry Specialists who provide value added financial services and innovative solutions to the dairy industry.
Greg has a lifetime of dairy experience having been born on a dairy farm near Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. He attended the University of Wisconsin River Falls and received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal Science and a minor in Farm Management. After graduation, he operated the family dairy business before he began his lending career with the Farm Credit System as a Loan Officer in 1986.
Greg has 27 years of service with AgStar Financial Services. In addition, Greg has worked diligently with the Wisconsin Dairy Business Association (DBA) since their inception. DBA is a statewide organization dedicated to being proactive in helping dairies create and protect consistent water, environmental and waste management regulations. Greg is a current member of the DBA Board of Directors and a member of the Advisory Board for GPS Dairy Consulting.
Greg has also served on the Board of Directors for the University of Wisconsin River Falls Foundation, and the University of Wisconsin River Falls Ag Alumni Association.
Greg and his wife, Mary, live in River Falls, Wisconsin and have two daughters, Abigale and Rheanna.