Grant Kimberley is executive director of the Iowa Biodiesel Board. He also serves as the Iowa Soybean Association director of market development.
Kimberley joined the ISA staff in 2000. In 2006, he took the reins of market development, overseeing the association’s domestic and international marketing programs that create demand for soybean and soybean products. He helped design and implement biodiesel education and marketing programs for ISA in cooperation with IBB and the National Biodiesel Board and has been deeply involved with state and national biodiesel policy issues.
Kimberley graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Business from Northwest Missouri State University, and also has a Master’s of Public Administration from Drake University. Prior to joining ISA in 2000, he worked for Monsanto. He began farming in 1995 and became the sixth generation of his family to farm in the U.S.