Jeremy Frerichs, a native of Collison, Illinois, joined The Andersons in 2006. He has a career that has spanned over 24 years in the agriculture industry with 17 of them being in ethanol production. He has held multiple roles including operator, production supervisor, production manager, and plant manager.
He has been a part of three plant start-ups. Previously, he held roles at Bunge Milling and Bunge Cogeneration. He also enjoys staying connected to his family’s corn and soybean farm in Vermilion County, Illinois.
Currently, he serves on the board at Food Finders Food Bank and has served in various leadership roles at Christ United Methodist Church. He and his wife, Deanna, reside in Lafayette and have two daughters. He stays busy as a band and dance dad as well as traveling with his family.
Jeremy earned his Bachelor of Science in Business from Eastern Illinois University as well as his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Purdue University.