Jessica Westbrock, manager/Vice President of MelroseFeed Mill/Rothfork Associates, has been raised in the turkey industry all her life but has been working full time for five years. Jes and her family raise approximately one million toms and some hens over 7 farms in Stearns County.
Issues important to Jes include biosecurity and animal welfare. Jes is also passionate about employee recognition and retention and educating the consumer.
Jes is very active in the community volunteering with the Melrose FFA Chapter and serving as a coach for the Holdingford Girl’s SwimTeam. She is also active in speaking out to different groups about the turkey industry through the Speak for Yourself Program and other various organizations.
Jes is married to Andy. She has three children - Paige, Peyton, andParker. In her free time, Jes enjoys motorcycling, watching the kid’s sporting events, the lake, crafting, and vacationing with the family.