Policinski is President and Chief Executive Officer of Land O’ Lakes, Inc., and has over 30 years of experience in the food industry. He joined Land O’Lakes in 1997, and was appointed President and CEO in 2005. Prior to joining Land O’Lakes, Policinski held leadership positions with Kraft General Foods, Bristol-Myers Squib and The Pillsbury Company.
He is a member of Board of Directors of industry associations (Grocery Manufacturers Association and National Council of Farmer Cooperatives) and is a Trustee of the University of Minnesota Foundation. Chris is also a member of the board of the U.S. Global Leadership Campaign, Xcel Energy and Hormel Foods.
Policinski earned his M.B.A. degree from New York University, and his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame.