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OUR TEAM

Mark Hennessey

President/CEO

Mark Hennessey, joined INEDA as the President/CEO in March of 2019. Hennessey has worked in multiple industries where information technology was his core focus. Outside of work, he competes on the USA Powerlifting team and enjoys weekend trips with his wife, riding his Harley and taking in the back roads of rural America.

Tom Junge

Iowa Field Director

Tom has been with INEDA for more than 30 years and is the official Expo Director. Tom stays busy managing both the Nebraska Ag Expo and the Iowa Ag Expo. In his free time, Tom enjoys watching college and NFL football, fruit gardening, and taking trips with his wife and children.

Cindy Feldman

Marketing Director

For ten years, Cindy has managed marketing and communication efforts for INEDA and Ag Expos through print, digital, and social media. Outside of work, Cindy can be found traveling, hunting for cool vintage finds, running, biking, and hanging out with her dog, Jack.

Phil Erdman

Director of Dealer and Government Relations

Phil has been an active leader and advocate for over two decades. A native Nebraskan, he grew up on his family’s farm and returned to farm after college. He has also been a banking professional, elected official, advisor to U.S. Senator, and team leader. Phil enjoys spending time with his wife, four children, and their dog, cheering on the Huskers, coaching his kids’ sports teams, golfing, and boating.

Jamie Mertz

Director of Dealer and Government Relations

Jamie brings a wealth of dealership experience with him. He was raised in a fourth-generation family-owned John Deere dealership—J.B. Mertz & Son. Outside of work, Jamie enjoys golfing, spending time with his wife and daughter, playing board games, and watching movies.

Donna Miller

Operations Manager

Donna has kept INEDA humming for over 34 years, coordinating the inner workings of INEDA programs and tracking membership. Donna will be retiring at the end of this year, taking time to enjoy her hobbies of flower gardening, reading, and most importantly spending time with her husband and grandchildren.

Jordan Reynolds

Marketing Communications Designer

Jordan brings an expertise in all things digital, from graphic design to video editing, Jordan loves to create! Outside of the office, Jordan likes to spend time outside hiking, fishing, playing sand volleyball, disc golf, or visiting the dog park! He and his wife also love to travel and are working towards visiting every major national park!

Gwen Parks

Controller

Gwen joined the INEDA team in 2019 where she stays busy overseeing all of INEDA’s financials. In her free time, Gwen enjoys sewing, reading, taking photographs, and spending time with her husband and children.

Laurie Haeder

Ag Expo Coordinator

Laurie is the newest member of the INEDA team. She assists the Expo director with both Ag Expos, board meeting preparation, and event planning. Outside of work, Laurie enjoys bicycling, outdoor concerts, traveling, and spoiling her energetic mini-Aussie pup.