The Team


Cardinal Ethanol has assembled a dedicated and experienced team of employees to operate the plant. 

Reach us at 765-964-3137

Jeff Painter, President/CEO

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Bill Dartt, CFO

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Jeremey Herlyn, Plant Manager

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Casey Bruns, Commodity Manager

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Chad Lindow, Process/Lab Manager

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Deanne (Sweeney) McElhany, EH&S Manager

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Brian McEldowney, Maintenance Manager

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Grain Procurement Group

Top left: Casey Bruns, Stephanie Ingle, Greg Roy, and Lisa Naylor

Bottom left: Stephen Brouillette, Deryl Wilson, and Michelle Schmiesing


Accounting Group

Top Left: Jacqueline Peed, Stephen Brouillette, Lacy Shirey

Middle Right: Ashleigh Lawrence

Front Center: Bill Dartt