Leadership Institute | 2022

Starts:  Aug 17, 2022 12:00 AM (MT)
Ends:  Aug 19, 2022 12:00 AM (MT)
ASFMRA Leadership Institute 2022 | Des Moines, IA | August 17-19, 2022
Sponsored by ASFMRA and Corteva

Leadership Institute is your chance to get hands-on leadership training that you can apply to both your personal and professional life. When you participate in Leadership Institute, you have the opportunity to meet influential government officials, receive top-notch communication and advocacy training, and network with other rising rural land experts while discussing the biggest issues facing ag policy today.

Agenda Overview 

Wednesday, August 17, 2022 (half-day, afternoon)
Welcome Reception and Dinner, sponsored by Pioneer
Washington Update by ASFMRA Legislative Consultant Stephen Frerichs
ASFMRA Government Relations Survey Results presented by Government Relations Chairs

Thursday, August 18, 2022
Pioneer Welcome
ASFMRA's Structure, Overview and Staff
Educations Committees’ Roles, Responsibilities and Projects
Management and Appraisal Breakout
“The Economics of It All” with Steve Elmore, Chief Economist at Corteva
"The Future of Ag" presented by Steven Maulberger, Vice President at Crop Risk Services, Inc.
Pioneer / Corteva Tour
"Developing and Using Influence" by the Dale Carnegie Training Group
Farm to Fork Dinner at Middlebrook Farm, sponsored by People’s Company

Friday, August 19, 2022 (Half-Day, morning)
Communications Training with the Wixted Group

Hotel Information:
Hilton Garden Inn Des Moines/Urbandale
8600 Northpark Drive 
Johnston, IA 50131
Phone: (515) 270-8890
*Hotel costs are included in the registration fee, ASFMRA staff will be making the hotel reservations

Registration Information:
This event is for ASFMRA Members only.

For more information:
Registration: Deanna Ilk | dilk@asfmra.org | (303) 692-1222


Hilton Garden Inn
8600 Northpark Drive
Johnston, IA