Mark Gastineau has joined Valley Queen Cheese Factory as the new Senior Manager-Supply Chain. His responsibilities include logistics management, procurement of production supplies, and overseeing storage and outbound transportation of finished products.
Gastineau brings 19 years of agricultural supply chain management experience to Valley Queen. Most recently, he worked for Grimmway Farms in Bakersfield, California. Grimmway Farms is the world’s largest grower, producer, and shipper of carrots.
Gastineau and his family are making their home in Milbank. He and his wife, Amber, have five children who range from seven to 19 years old.
Jason Mischel, Vice President-Sales and Procurement said, “Valley Queen is pleased to have Mark join our team. His skills and experience will help strengthen and grow our relationships with both customers and suppliers as we position ourselves to be the premier, privately-owned dairy manufacturer in the U.S.”