Chicago, Illinois USA
24 October 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
We are thrilled to announce that Alex Gambonini has joined the HighGround Dairy team! With her deep-rooted passion for the dairy industry and extensive experience, Alex brings a wealth of knowledge to our organization.
Originally hailing from Petaluma, California, Alex was raised on her family’s dairy farm, fostering her love for the industry from a young age. She pursued her education at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Dairy Science and Agricultural Business. Later, she furthered her studies at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, obtaining a master’s degree in Applied Economics. During her time in Minnesota, Alex conducted research focused on dairy farm profitability, showcasing her dedication to understanding the economic aspects of the industry.
Following her academic pursuits, Alex gained valuable experience working for the USDA within the California Federal Milk Marketing Order for three years. This experience provided her with unique insights into the intricacies of milk pricing and pooling, enhancing her understanding of dairy market dynamics.
With her strong background and industry knowledge, Alex is eager to collaborate with dairy producers and engage with stakeholders across the entire dairy supply chain. Her expertise will undoubtedly contribute the HighGround mission of delivering exceptional dairy solutions and supporting the success of our valued partners.
Alex will be in attendance at the National Workshop for Dairy Economists & Policy Analysts this week in Madison, Wisconsin as well as the CME/ADPI Purchasing & Risk Management Seminar in Chicago, Illinois next week. Please join us in welcoming Alex Gambonini to the HighGround Dairy team!
About HighGround Dairy
HighGround Dairy launched in 2012 by industry veteran, Eric Meyer. Affiliated with HighGround Trading LLC, HighGround Dairy services all those interested in trading dairy futures and options markets on the CME, EEX & SGX exchanges as well as OTC derivatives. Through the brokerage division and its related consulting company, HighGround Advisory Group, it specializes in dairy hedging, risk management and market analysis services for farmers & cooperatives, processors, manufacturers, distributors, traders, and end-users. HighGround also provides insurance services (Dairy Revenue Protection and other risk management products) to US dairy farmers through our affiliated HighGround Insurance Group.
HighGround Dairy is a division of HighGround Trading LLC (“HGT”). HGT is a registered Introducing Broker (IB) with the CFTC and Member of the National Futures Association. Futures trading are not suitable for all investors and involves the risk of loss. HighGround Insurance Group is an agency affiliated with HighGround Dairy and is a licensed insurance agency in numerous US states.