Our Team

Over the past 43 years, Midwest Laboratories has attracted the brightest and most committed laboratory staff to perform a quality analysis. In addition, the client support staff and IT staff continue to support clients’ ever-changing reporting needs. It takes an entire team effort to effectively meet the needs of our current clients and we deliver every day.

Kennard Pohlman

Founder

Brent Pohlman

Chief Executive Officer

Dana Burkey

Chief Experience Officer

Jay Harris

Director DevOps

Jessica Wurtz

Quality Assurance Director

Michael Richardson

Assistant Technical Director

Stephanie Peterson

Assistant Technical Director

Jim Fasching

Field Consultant - IL, MN, WI Region

Joe Thelen

Field Consultant - IA, IL Region

Jim Grilliot

Field Consultant - KS, MO, OK Region

Joe Sisco

Field Consultant - NE, CO, WY, MT Region

Ashley Babl

Field Consultant

Bob Murphy

Safety Director / Logistics Coordinator

Craig Ebel

Account Manager: Animal Feed & Pet Food

Kailey Parr

Account Manager: Food

Sarah Currie

Account Manager - Food, Shelf Life

Heather Ramig

Account Manager: Environmental, Fuels, Biosolids

Rob Ferris

Account Manager: Water, Compost, Manure, Fertilizer

Stacie Nelson

Account Manager: Agriculture

Kennard Pohlman
Brent Pohlman
Dana Burkey
Jay Harris
Jessica Wurtz
Michael Richardson
Stephanie Peterson
Jim Fasching
Joe Thelen
Jim Grilliot
Joe Sisco
Ashley Babl
Bob Murphy
Craig Ebel
Kailey Parr
Sarah Currie
Heather Ramig
Rob Ferris
Stacie Nelson