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Legacy Seeds Announces New CFO, Sales Manager

Legacy Seeds is welcoming two new members to their team.

Greg Williams is now the new chief financial officer (CFO) at Legacy Seeds.

Williams received his BBA in accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with a double major in accounting and finance. After college, Williams received his certified public accountant and certified managerial accountant certificates.

Williams’ previous work experience includes being director of finance at Associated Banc-Corp, where he held several vice president roles in accounting and finance. Furthermore, Williams was a senior tax accountant at Grant Thorton LLP.

“Greg brings years of financial and accounting experience to Legacy Seeds as our new CFO, and we look forward to his financial leadership to enable Legacy Seeds to reach its goal. In addition, Greg has a strong personal and professional moral that makes him a great fit to the culture of Legacy Seeds,” says Bruce Ceranske, president of Legacy Seeds.

Williams and his family reside in Greenville, Wisconsin. Williams will work in the Scandinavia, Wisconsin office.

Legacy Seeds also announced the appointment of Loren Jesch as a new sales manager and coach.

Jesch received his BS degree from North Dakota State University in crop and weed science. After college, Jesch served his country in Iraq as a member of the North Dakota National Guard.

Prior to joining Legacy Seeds, Jesch held various positions in seed and agronomy in North Dakota and Wisconsin where he has a proven track record of achieving goals through a relentless work ethic. Jesch brings exceptional integrity to the organization that has been the foundation of our culture.

“Loren has been a proven leader as a Legacy Seeds district sales manager in Northwest Wisconsin for the past five years. He brings superior skills to the sales management position and we look forward to great things to come,” says Ceranske.

Jesch, and his family will be relocating to the Stevens Point, Wisconsin area soon. Loren will also work in the office in Scandinavia, Wisconsin.