Jeanne Bernick grew up on a Missouri farm. She joined the Iowa Women in Agriculture board in 2017. She and her husband Scott and their three daughters live near Walcott, Iowa.

She is an ag consultant and business specialist for national accounting and finance firm K·Coe Isom. Jeanne matches the needs of large commercial producers with K·Coe Isom’s talent and tools, facilitating healthy, growing farm operations that are sustainable for generations to come. She offers a depth of industry insights and works alongside producers to zero-in on solutions to keep ag operations thriving.

Prior to joining K·Coe Isom, Jeanne spent 20 years as an editor with Farm Journal Media, developing long-standing relationships with large commercial ag producers and their families. Over her distinguished career, Jeanne grew Top Producer magazine into a leading industry brand and created authoritative coverage on key aspects of agriculture. Jeanne established a national women’s agricultural business conference called Executive Women in Agriculture (EWA), that provides a community for women to find resources and network with like-minded business owners. She also helped create Top Producer Executive Network™ (TPEN), a national peer-to-peer network for ag producers.

Visit her “Boots and Biz” website and blog designed to support women in agriculture at:

Follow her on Twitter at: @AgBizChamp

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