Kevin Hodges is the Head of Agriculture & Feedstocks at Gevo Inc. leading the procurement of low Carbon-Intensity corn production and the associated agricultural GHG benefits for Net-Zero biofuel production plants.
Kevin has over 24 years of management experience in the row crops agriculture industry, always driving growth and pioneering strategic execution. In 2020 and 2021 he held both general manager and senior vice president roles at two different start-ups in the segments of global molecular genetics and agricultural carbon markets. From 2009 to 2019 at Bayer and Monsanto, Kevin held senior management positions in seed operations, product marketing, and IT digital systems for national seed brands. Prior to that, he was a global business representative at Barkley Ag leading the growth of a U.S. seed brand and shaping the expansion of an international cereal food ingredient business unit. Kevin began his career managing identity preserved grain programs at General Mills, taking value-added seed varieties and matching those with CPG ingredient manufacturing plants.
Kevin lives in St Louis where he enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 daughters supporting whatever school, music, singing or theatre activities the children are participating in. In addition his family loves investigating the outdoors. Kevin is a graduate of Montana State University and raised on a grain and legume farm in the Pacific Northwest.