Cornelius Team

Our Mission is to provide our customers with the industry's leading genetics, traits and service to maximize profits on every acre.

Our Vision is to have our customers go beyond using and begin endorsing our products and services as ambassadors for Cornelius Seed. 

Our Values
We believe in consistent and fair pricing.
We believe in doing things well, simply, fairly and now.
We believe in properly placing top performing products to maximize profits.
We believe our customers should be treated the way we want to be treated.


Home Office Staff
Chuck Cornelius
Chuck Cornelius
President, CCA
Joined Cornelius Seed in 1983
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Chris Cornelius
Chris Cornelius
Executive Assistant/PR
Joined Cornelius Seed in 1983
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Will Cornelius
Will Cornelius
Soybean Lead, CCA
Joined Cornelius Seed in 2009
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James Cornelius
James Cornelius
Plant Manager
& Agronomist, CCA
Joined Cornelius Seed in 2011
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Carol Kettmann
Office Assistant
Joined Cornelius Seed in 2016
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Chuck Cornelius
Loren Johnson
Assistant Production Manager 
& Shipping Coordinator
Joined Cornelius Seed
 in 1996
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Nancy Johnson
Scott Kluesner
VP of Sales
Joined Cornelius Seed in 2016
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Janie Cornelius
Technology Lead
Joined Cornelius Seed 
in 2014
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Alan Willey
Warehouse, Processing,
Driver
David Aeschliman
Carrie Kremer
Office Assistant
Joined Cornelius Seed in 2013
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Curtis Roeder
Assistant Plant Manager
Joined Cornelius Seed in 2014



Ryan Hingtgen
Warehouse, Processing