Although the agriculture industry and our products/services may change over the years, one consistent factor remains; our employees are one of the most important ingredients in our recipe for success. Through our Employee Spotlight Blog Series, learn about the people who make up the Stutsman team. Up next in the spotlight is Al Kessler, Vice President of Precision Ag! Al makes sure the precision ag and field/application equipment divisions are running smoothly. He also helps customers find equipment solutions. Al has been apart of the Stutsman team since 1997.
What is your background?
I grew up in West Liberty, Iowa and attended Iowa State University where I got my bachelor’s degree in animal science. Before coming to Stutsman’s I sold equipment.
What do you enjoy doing in your spare time?
I enjoy golfing.
What do you consider to be the most rewarding part of your job?
My favorite part is taking care of customers.
If you had to eat the same food for the rest of your life what would it be?
If you were stuck on an island, what 3 items would you bring?
I would just bring family and friends.
What is on your bucket list?
Going to Alaska.
What is your favorite thing about the agriculture industry?
Definitely the people.
What has been the biggest change in the industry during your tenure here?
All the advancements in technology.
What would be the title of your autobiography?
Which Stutsman employee do you want to see in the spotlight next?