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 and CEO
Sr. Executive Vice President
mmcinerney@wga.com
949-885-2263
Executive Vice President
Executive Vice President, WGAT; President, Pinnacle Claims Management, Inc.
Sr. Vice President, Strategic Planning, Science & Technology
hgiclas@wga.com
949-885-2205
Sr. Vice President, Human Resources
ktimmins@wga.com
949-885-2295
Sr. Vice President Finance/CFO
949-885-2383
Sr. Vice President, WGIS
jgullickson@wgis.com
President, WGFS
mlewis@wga.com
949-885-2379
Vice President, Federal Government Affairs
dnuxoll@wga.com
202-296-0191 x7303
Vice President & General Counsel
jresnick@wga.com
949-885-2253
Chief Information Officer
General Counsel, WGAT
jalexander@wga.com
949-885-2330
Director, International Trade & Transportation
kgilliland@wga.com
949-885-2267
Director, Membership
ksherman@wga.com
949-885-2265
Senior Director, Science & Technology
ssalas@wga.com
949-885-2251
Director, California Government Affairs
gdelihant@wga.com
916-446-1435
Director, California Government Affairs
mallen@wga.com
916-446-1435
Director, Finance & Assistant Controller
mshen@wga.com
949-885-2385
Director, Strategic Initiatives & Communications
clunde@wga.com
949-885-2264
Manager, Human Resources
lcuevas@wga.com
949-885-2296
Director, Account Management
awells@wga.com
949-885-2260
Director, Organizational Development & Effectiveness
arobles@wga.com
949-885-2297
Manager, Arizona Government Affairs
aknorr@wga.com
602-451-0658
Manager, Trade Practices
bnickerson@wga.com
949-885-2392
Manager, Communications
smetzinger@wga.com
(949) 885-2256
Communications Coordinator
cheim@wga.com
(949) 885-2279
Manager, Member Relations
rsteinmann@wga.com
949-885-2266
Chief Compliance Officer
info@wgfs.net
888-737-8483
HR Generalist-Recruiter
pflores@wga.com
949-885-4761
HR Generalist-Payroll
dluhrsen@wga.COM
949-885-4767
HR Coordinator
ncoey@wga.com
949-379-3867