Devenish Adds New Members to The North American Poultry Team

29th April 2020

In order to continue to meet the needs of our Poultry Customers, we have brought on additional staff to drive our business forward.

These four additions each bring a unique set of skills and will help our Poultry clients achieve their overall goals. Please help us welcome these new additions to our group:

Dr. Sharon Miller, DVM

Devenish welcomes Dr. Miller, DVM to the team as a Poultry Veterinarian. Her primary role will be to support customers with on-farm veterinary consultation while adding technical support to our account managers.

Dr. Miller earned her B.S. in Poultry Science and her D.V.M. from North Carolina State University, Raleigh. She also completed the Avian Internship program in the College of Veterinary Medicine at NC State University. Prior to joining Devenish Nutrition, she worked in veterinary services and management positions for Merial Select, Alpharma Animal Health, Pfizer/Zoetis Global Poultry, House of Raeford, and Diamond V.

Ron Nietfeld

Ron Nietfeld has joined the Devenish Team as a Poultry Account Manager. Ron will primarily service layer and turkey customers within the Midwest. Ron received his B.S. in Agriculture from North Dakota State University and a Master's in Public Administration from Drake University.

Over the course of his career, Ron has held positions at Quality Technology International (QTI), Merck Animal Health, and most recently spending the last four years at Anitox Corporation. Ron overall brings 15 years poultry sales experience in commercial layer and turkey production.

Cody Flores, Ph.D.

Dr. Flores joins Devenish as a Poultry Nutritionist. He will work directly with our Poultry Team on technical support and add additional assistance to our consulting services.

Dr. Flores obtained his Bachelor of Science in Poultry Science in 2013 and Ph.D. in Poultry Nutrition in 2017 from Texas A&M University. Since obtaining his Ph.D., Dr. Flores has spent the previous three years of his career with Novus International as a Poultry Technical Service Manager. Over the years, he has worked with broiler, breeder, layer and turkey customers across the country.

Zach Roes

Zach Roes comes to Devenish as a Poultry Account Manager. Zach received a B.S. in Environmental Studies from Salisbury University. After college he began his career in agriculture with Perdue Agribusiness as a feed merchandiser followed by a year of seed and chemical sales with Tidewater Agriculture. In 2017, Zach was hired by Boehringer Ingelheim, where he had spent time as a Poultry Service Representative.

Zach will primarily service broiler and layer customers in the Northeast section of the U.S.

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