Alex Gambonini


Originally hailing from Petaluma, California, Alex was raised on her family’s dairy farm, fostering her love for the industry from a young age. She pursued her education at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Dairy Science and Agricultural Business. Later, she furthered her studies at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, obtaining a master’s degree in Applied Economics. During her time in Minnesota, Alex conducted research focused on dairy farm profitability, showcasing her dedication to understanding the economic aspects of the industry.

Following her academic pursuits, Alex gained valuable experience working for the USDA within the California Federal Milk Marketing Order for three years. This experience provided her with unique insights into the intricacies of milk pricing and pooling, enhancing her understanding of dairy market dynamics.

With her strong background and industry knowledge, Alex is eager to collaborate with dairy producers and engage with stakeholders across the entire dairy supply chain. Her expertise will undoubtedly contribute the HighGround mission of delivering exceptional dairy solutions and supporting the success of our valued partners.