Our Mission

The mission of the Idaho Grower Shippers Assn. is to enhance the effectiveness and profitability of our members by being their leading resource for education, advocacy and networking.

Member Benefits Include:

  • Participation in excellent educational workshops and seminars enhancing professional and technical skills.
  • Being a part of an influential group of people who are making decisions regarding the future of the Idaho potato industry.
  • Joining a unified voice representing the best interest of the Idaho potato industry.
  • A chance to expand business contacts and develop new relationships with potential customers.
  • Participation in an efficient distribution and transportation system for the fresh potato industry.
  • Receive timely and accurate information regarding topics effecting the potato industry.

Board of Directors

Derek Peterson

Derek Peterson, Past Chairman

Wilcox Fresh

Calvin Butler, Chairman

GPOD of Idaho

Marc Christensen, Vice-Chairman

Mart Produce
Coleman Oswald

Coleman Oswald, Treasurer/Secretary

Eagle Eye Produce
Kevin Stanger

Kevin Stanger

Wada Farms

Bryan Mickelsen

Rigby Produce

Ernie Eggers

SunRiver of Idaho

Steve Cummings

Idaho Package Company

Ragen Darrington

Industrial Ventilation

Board of Directors

Shawn Boyle

President & General Counsel