Agriculture technology company Cool Planet has added 36-year ag veteran Rik Miller to the company’s board of directors.
Miller was president of DuPont Crop Protection until 2015.
Miller began his career with DuPont Crop Protection in 1984 and held several leadership positions in sales and marketing, including global business director, global marketing director and regional director-Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Cool Planet President and CEO Jim Loar says Miller will add tremendous insight into large scale commercialization of agricultural products as the company continues to grow sales of Cool Terra Engineered Biocarbon products.
Miller is currently on the board of directors of Douglas Products and an advisor with Altamont Capital Partners, focusing on investments in the chemicals sector.
Miller has been actively involved with the National FFA and 4-H and currently serves on the board of directors of the Montana FFA Foundation.
Kincannon & Reed, a leading global executive search firm focused on the food, agribusiness and biosciences sectors conducted a nationwide search for the board of directors position.