Austin Benthem


Austin brings a wealth of dairy industry experience to HighGround, originating in Michigan growing up and working on his family’s 2,500 cow dairy farm. During his professional career, Austin has built a solid reputation through his tenure at California Dairies Incorporated, Michigan Milk Producers Association and most recently, Hoogwegt US.

Austin obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology & Chemistry from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan and has also earned a Master of Science degree in Agricultural Business from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo.