Western Growers Mission

Western Growers' mission is to enhance the competitiveness and profitability of our members. For more than 90 years, our staff has been committed to the fresh produce industry.

We're Here For Our Members

Our members grow the best medicine in the world.  With so much on their plates, they count on Western Growers for needed services unique to their businesses:  health benefits for farm workers, employee training, food safety guidelines and transportation services to name a few. 

President & CEO
Executive Vice President, WGAT; President, Pinnacle Claims Management, Inc.
Chief Operating Officer
Sr. Vice President Finance/CFO
949-885-2383
President, WGIS
jgullickson@wgis.com
Sr. Vice President & General Counsel
jresnick@wga.com
949-885-2253
Sr. Vice President, Human Resources
Sr. Vice President, Science
ddavis@wga.com
President, WGFS
mlewis@wga.com
949-885-2379
Vice President of Innovation
wduflock@wga.com
Vice President, Federal Government Affairs
dnuxoll@wga.com
202-296-0191 x7303
Vice President, State Government Affairs
mallen@wga.com
916-446-1435
Vice President & PCMI Compliance
jalexander@wga.com
949-885-2330
Vice President of Operations, WGAT
Vice President & Controller, Accounting & Finance
kmccarty@wga.com
949-885-2289
Senior Vice President, Large Group Benefits
emcclements@wgis.com
Assistant Vice President, Science
949-885-2251
Assistant Vice President, Membership
kstuart@wga.com
949-885-2265
Assistant Vice President, Public Affairs
clunde@wga.com
949-885-2264
Assistant Vice President, Human Resources
Senior Director
jsarager@WGA.COM
202-296-0191 x7302
Senior Director, CA Government Affairs
gdelihant@wga.com
916-446-1435
Director, Center for Innovation and Technology
ddonohue@wga.com
949-809-3280
Director
tchow@wga.com
202-296-0191 x7301
Science Programs Director
amalik@wga.com
Senior Manager, Media and Content Strategy
adonahue@wga.com
Manager, AZ Government Affairs
rmedler@wga.com
Manager, Member Relations
rsteinmann@wga.com
949-885-2266
Industry Relations Manager
mjones@wga.com
559-367-6112
Manager, Trade Practices
bnickerson@wga.com
949-885-2392
Communications Manager
mrivera@wga.com
Communications Manager
kmtimmins@wga.com
Corporate Counsel
tmcqueen@wga.com