2020 Buckeye Ag testing

   Management Team

 
Jeff Roeth
Jeff Roeth

Founder, President

Jessie Roeth
Jessie Roeth

CFO, Business Manager

Jeremiah Roeth
Jeremiah Roeth

CEO

Jessie holds a MBA from the Univ. of Findlay, and has been co-owner of Buckeye Ag Testing since 2007. Her past experience as a collegiate athlete and coach brings competitive drive and strategic organization to the business. Jessie has been a primary site coordinator responsible for regulated trials since 2010.  Jessie has a key role in managing financials, data collection, and field activities.

Jeremiah holds a PhD in molecular biology, and transitioned to Buckeye Ag in June of 2014.  With a background in the biotech industry, he has managed a high throughput DNA synthesis and screening lab focused on synthetic biology.  Jeremiah brings experience in automation, assay development, custom software development, and operations management.

Jeff has over 30 years growing research trials.  His extensive knowledge of agronomy, fertility, genetics, and crop protection, and his commitment to customer service and quality have propelled Buckeye Ag Testing into a leading research provider in the eastern corn belt.  Jeff focused on a career in corn breeding for over 22 years prior to founding the company in 2004.

 

  Full Time Staff

Sami Funderburgh
Sami Funderburgh

Senior Research Agronomist

Trevor Coomes
Trevor Coomes

Manager of Field Operations

AJ Durst
AJ Durst

Senior Field Technician

Layne Markley
Layne Markley

Research Associate II

Megan Bergman
Megan Bergman

Research Associate I

 

2020 Summer Interns

Abby Hissong
Abby Hissong

Wilmington College

Blake Jamison
Blake Jamison

Wilmington College

Anna Lavy
Anna Lavy

Wilmington College

Garrett Smail
Garrett Smail

The Ohio State University

Trace Smail
Trace Smail

The Ohio State University

Grace Storck
Grace Storck

Wilmington College

2020 Interns

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(Left to Right) Blake Jamison, Trace Smail, Grace Storck, Abby Hissong, Anna Lavy, Garrett Smail

 

  Part Time / Support Staff

 
Harold Furrow
Harold Furrow
Barrett Gruber
Barrett Gruber
Debby Roeth
Debby Roeth
Bob Brower
Bob Brower
Connie Strehle
Connie Strehle
Donna Deeters
Donna Deeters
Phyllis Wiford
Phyllis Wiford
Jacob Roeth
Jacob Roeth

Staff Archive

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2019 Interns

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(Left to Right) Cody Kiefer, Brad Slyder, Chris Baird, Peyton Phillips, Rachel Cochran, Kayla Seman, Abby HIssong

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2018 Interns

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(Left to right) Tristan White, Drew Schauer, Sean Drew, Treanna Lavy, Eliza Hershberger, Megan Bergman

2017 Interns

(Left to right) Brady Anderson, David Keck, Layne Markley, Hudson Rich

(Front) Kyle Webb

(Left to right) Lexie Renner, Heather Mescher, Nicole Hopping

(Front) Trelissa Lavy

2016 Interns

(Left to right) Garrett Carpenter, Nick Hissong, Layne Markley, Brady Anderson, Emily Elfers, Heather Mescher, Trelissa Lavy

2015 Interns

(Left to right) Trista Lavy, Morgan Stacy, Austin Butler, John Kraft, Amanda Black

2014 Buckeye Ag Testing

2013 Buckeye Ag Testing

2012 Buckeye Ag Testing