As Human Resources Director for Feed Energy, Rich Gassman strives toward positioning the HR function to work strategically within the departments at Feed Energy. One of his main goals is to create a cohesive synergy between all of the Riley Resources Group companies.
Rich joined Feed Energy in 2016 as our Environmental Health and Safety Manager. In December 2017 he was named Human Resources Director. Rich has a career background in management and leadership roles. Prior to joining us, Rich worked for the Amana Society in Envrionmental Health and Safety and Human Resources Management. Before that, he worked in the farm supply and cooperative industry for over 12 years - starting in sales and working up to CEO.
Rich earned his bachelor's degree in agronomy from Iowa State University and a Master of Science Degree in Occupational Safety and Health from the University of Iowa. Rich grew up in Dubuque, Iowa and currently resides in Ankeny with his wife, Christina. They have 3 children. Rich enjoys fly fishing and golf.