Dave Venberg

Sr. Director Transportation and Logistics

Ardent Mills

Venberg first joined Cargill in 1989 and has held various merchandising positions in Cargill’s flour milling operations, Poultry operations and Dry Corn Milling operations.  In 2001, he was named the western region general manager for Cargill Flour Milling.  In 2003 Dave was named the assistant vice president and supply-chain process owner for Horizon Milling, LLC, a joint venture between Cargill and CHS Inc.  In 2006 Dave was named the Integration Manager for Horizon Milling GP and was relocated to Toronto, Canada. In 2008 Dave moved back to Minneapolis as the Supply Chain Process Architect for Cargill. In 2010 Dave led the deployment and implementation of SAP APO and SAP TM for Cargill Health and Nutrition and build out a high performing Supply Chain organization. In 2013, Dave then joined Cargill Animal Nutrition as the Americas Supply Chain Manager.

In his current role, Dave oversees Ardent Mill’s transportation and logistics function, including transportation strategy, sourcing, operations, distribution, warehousing, import and export, and terminal management.

Venberg graduated from Northwestern College in Roseville, Minn., in 1989, with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and cross-cultural communication.

He currently resides in Parker, CO., with his wife, Sonja, and two children, Kaela (21) and Kyle (18).