Brittany Batz is the owner and Principal of Cobblefield LLC, an independent consultant focused on facilitating digitization and process improvement in the agriculture industry. Her company helps others drive operational efficiencies and enhance productivity through the implementation of digital solutions. Previously, Brittany spent time as VP or Product for Demeter Logistics, a startup focused on developing digital trade and logistics tools for the agriculture industry. She also spent 11 foundational years with Bunge North America in several commercial-based roles covering trading, logistics, operations, and supply chain. Her wide set of experiences provided much of the background for her time leading the BDT (Barge Digital Transformation) product for NGFDS, an industry non-profit group formed to bring document digitization to the US bulk Agri-trade.
Brittany holds an MBA from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business, a MS from Purdue University in Food and Agribusiness Management, and a BS in Agriculture and Consumer Economics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. As a lover of all things food and cooking, Brittany spends her weekends in St. Louis with her husband trying new restaurants and recipes. They also spend as much time as possible visiting family and friends and exploring new cities.