FEEDSTUFFS is pleased to announce that Krissa Welshans will join its editorial team as staff editor, effective Jan. 6.
Welshans has been a regular contributor to Feedstuffs since September 2009, writing the Beef Industry Insider, Hog Industry Insider and Dairy Industry Insider columns for Feedstuffs.
In her new role on the editorial staff, in addition to those columns, Welshans will add responsibility for grain and feed industry-related news, the monthly Facilities section, Mill Market content and the weekly grains and ingredients market column.
She will work out of her home office in Marlette, Mich.
Welshans holds a bachelor of science in animal science with an agribusiness management specialization and a master of arts in public policy.
Welshans served as a communication intern for the National Pork Producers Council at its Washington, D.C., office in 2005 and has worked with the Animal Agriculture Alliance since 2006 in both a full-time staff position and a freelance role. Most recently, she was marketing director for the Betcher Financial Group in Sterling Heights, Mich.
Welshans and her husband are actively involved in the beef cattle sector.