Leadership Team


Alicia LaPorte

Executive Director, Niman Ranch

Elle Gadient

Secretary, Niman Ranch

Carol Dermit

Treasurer, Niman Ranch

Board Of Directors

Neil Hamilton

Former Director, Drake Agricultural Law Center

Pete Marczyk

Co-Owner, Marczyk Fine Foods

Paul Mattison

Executive Chef and Proprietor, Mattison’s

Chris Oliviero

General Manager, Niman Ranch

Trevor Ortman

Executive Account Manager, Wasatch Meats

Tracey Ryder

Co-Founder, Edible Communities, Inc.

Aaron Williams

Hog Farmer, Niman Ranch

Paul Willis

Founding Hog Farmer, Niman Ranch