FARM CREDIT BOARD MEMBER
Natalie Laackman, of Wilmette, Ill., has over three decades of experience leading finance and information systems at large, global consumer products companies. She is currently a consultant to global businesses in the food industry. She recently served as chief financial officer of Service Operations North America at Sodexo. Laackman joined the AgriBank board in 2013.
Laackman previously was CFO of The Shamrock Foods Company, and earlier held senior vice president finance and group general manager positions with Kellogg Company. She started her career at Deloitte in the audit practice and has extensive global experience in consumer packaged goods, information systems strategy, and mergers and acquisitions.
Laackman earned an MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Business at Northwestern University. She has master's and bachelor's degrees in Accounting, both from Northern Illinois University. She is a Certified Public Accountant.