Steph Essick is a fourth generation farmer from Dickens, in Northwest Iowa. She raises soybeans, corn and hay with her father. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University in Ag Business.
Steph serves on the Iowa Soybean Association board of directors, and has also been an advocate for agriculture through the Iowa CommonGround program which shares stories about living and working in agriculture. She also serves on the American Soybean Association board of directors.
She and her husband, Matt, have one son.