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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Chris Tucker, Grain Operations Manager

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Grain Procurement Group

Top left: Andrew Haun, Ben Brumfield, Stephanie Ingle, Casey Bruns

Bottom left: Sarah Rhoades, Deryl Wilson, Lisa Naylor