Brad Arnold is a first-term board member of the Missouri Soybean Merchandising Council, representing District 4. Brad is a University of Missouri – Columbia graduate with a Bachelor of Science in agriculture systems management. After college, Brad worked for ADM for 10 years before returning to the family farm. Today, Brad farms soybean, corn, wheat and hay, as well as a cow-calf operation. However, soybeans remain a favorite since he and his wife had soy crayons and coloring books at their wedding reception.
Brad enjoys staying up to date with research that is in progress as well as getting to see what new things get brought forward by members or technical experts. Off the farm, Brad enjoys spending time with family at Bennett Springs State Park trout fishing.