Corey Dencklau

Vice President & General Manager, Ingredients

Corey Dencklau is responsible for driving the strategic growth of the company’s dairy, wheat, corn, animal and oilseed products businesses, managing 35 merchandisers located in the Omaha, Neb., and Guadalajara, Mexico offices and overseeing marketing relationships with more than 40 production facilities.

Dencklau joined ConAgra Foods, Inc. in 1998 as a merchandiser and was named director of Grain Products in 2003, to oversee ConAgra Trade Group’s wheat, corn and oat products businesses. The company’s corn products and DDGS marketing business grew significantly under his leadership and in 2009 he was promoted to vice president.

He is a member of the board of directors of Wilmar Gavilon and serves on the National Grain and Feed Association Trade Rules Committee.

Dencklau received a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural business from Iowa State University in Ames.