Account Manager, New Mexico and southwest Texas
Derek was raised around the pecan orchards of Las Cruces, NM, where his family still has a small hobby orchard that he utilizes as a test bed for products. After graduating from New Mexico State University with a degree in Ag Econ/Ag Business, he went to work in fertilizer sales around New Mexico and far west Texas. Derek has a diverse background having sold products for pecans, chile, onions, cotton, corn, alfalfa, wine grapes, and a handful of other crops. Derek is active in his community playing in his church’s worship band and sitting on the county Farm Bureau board. In his free time, Derek enjoys attending NMSU games, going to local dirt track races, working on cars, hunting, and several other outdoor activities.