Lead Economist, Dairy
Corey Geiger is lead economist for dairy production and processing in CoBank’s Knowledge Exchange research division. Prior to joining CoBank, he made a career of assessing the information and leadership needs of the dairy industry as managing editor of Hoard's Dairyman magazine where he headed the editorial team of 10 and its four language editions as the publication’s seventh lead editor since 1885.
Mr. Geiger has deep dairy knowledge ranging from policymaking to international trade to Federal Milk Marketing Orders. He was elected the 65th president of Holstein Association USA and serves on the board of directors for the World Dairy Expo. Mr. Geiger is an award-winning author of two books and manages and owns a portion of his six-generation family farm in Wisconsin.
Mr. Geiger holds bachelor’s degrees in dairy science and agricultural economics from University of Wisconsin-Madison.