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2023 OWGL Executive Team

Collin Crocker

Collin Crocker

Wade Bingaman

Wade Bingaman

Vice President
Ben Maney

Ben Maney

Past President
Headshot Erin Hansell Heideman

Erin Hansell Heideman


County Presidents

  • Thomas Bernards, N. Willamette Valley
  • Wade Bingaman, Baker/Union
  • Rodney Cheyne, Klamath County
  • Kevin Corn, Malheur County
  • Josh Duling, Wasco County
  • Thad Eakin, Sherman County
  • Emery Gentry, Umatilla County
  • Deacon Heideman, Gilliam County
  • Erin Heideman, Morrow County
  • Kurt Melville, Wallowa County
  • Mike Schrock, S. Willamette Valley
Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Amanda Hoey

Amanda is the Chief Executive Officer for the Oregon Wheat Commission (state commodity commission) and the Oregon Wheat Growers League (private growers association). She represents Oregon's wheat industry in local, state, national and international arenas.

Amanda previously served as the Executive Director for Mid-Columbia Economic Development District, a bi-state regional economic development entity supporting the Columbia Gorge region of Oregon and Washington. She graduated from Whitman College with a Degree in Economics. She was raised and lives on a dryland wheat farm.

Jason Flowers

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Program Director
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Jason Flowers joined the Oregon Wheat Growers League in 2022. He was born and raised on a hay, grain and cattle farm in the Klamath Basin. That is where he ran his own grain and cattle operation and eventually took over management of his family’s operation. He has spent over twenty years actively advocating for the needs of agriculture producers at the county, state and national levels.

Lucy Kenagy

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Administrative Assistant and Membership Coordinator
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Lucy Kenagy joined the Oregon Wheat Growers League in 2023. At OWGL, Lucy focuses on membership duties and managing daily functions of the OWGL office.

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