502 – 13th Ave NW, P.O. Box 363 | Little Falls, MN 56345

T: 320-632-4419

Vince Anez, CEO
Seed Sales Division

Vince is a co-owner of Anez Consulting, LLC, a company he founded as a sole proprietor back in 1990.  While he started the business as a crop consulting company, his passion for variety selection and genetics led him to take on a Pioneer seed agency in 2000.  The seed business has grown significantly since then and now includes a second location in Paynesville, MN.  Vince leads the team of sales professionals on the seed side of the business with Anez Consulting.  He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Agronomy from NDSU and is a Certified Crop Advisor and a Sustainability Specialist.  Vince and his wife Lisa live on a small farm with their three children.  vince.anez@plantpioneer.com

Paul Anez, CFO
Crop Consulting Division

Paul has been a crop consultant with Anez Consulting since joining the team in the fall of 2000.  Prior work had given him experience with the NRCS, Sandoz Crop Protection, and working in Western Australian agriculture.  He became Co-Owner and CFO in 2004 when the company incorporated and  leads the agronomy team within Anez Consulting.  Paul has a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal and Plant Systems from the University of MN, St Paul.  He is a Certified Crop Advisor and a member of the Amplify Network of independent consultants with Brookside Laboratories, Inc.  Paul and his wife Melissa have 5 children.

paul@anezconsulting.com

Renee Maciej
Director of Administration

Renee has played a critical role at Anez Consulting, LLC since she started in 2000. She handles the accounts receivable, accounts payable, human resources, payroll, meetings, and public relations for the Little Falls and Paynesville locations. She keeps everything running smoothly and profitably!  Renee graduated from Alexandria Technical College in Sales Management.

office@anezconsulting.com

Michael Dunn
Precision Agronomist,  CCA; SSp

Mike started with Anez Consulting in late 2010 as an agronomy technician.  Today, he heads the precision ag program and focusses on servicing potato growers while also working with corn and soybean producers.  He is originally from the Pacific northwest where he studied and worked in horticulture before relocating to Minnesota.  michael@anezconsulting.com

Cody Neu
Agronomist, CCA; SSp

Cody joined the Anez Consulting Team in May 2014 as an Agronomy Technician. He received an Associates of Science in Natural Resources from Central Lakes College in May of 2011 .  He then went on to receive a Bachelor of Science in Crop and Weed Science-Agronomy in May of 2014.  He is working with the Anez Consulting team in all areas of agronomy and is a Certified Crop Advisor with a Sustainability Specialist certificate. He oversees the tasks of scouting, soil sampling, and managing the warehouse.  He lives in Royalton with his wife and three children.
cody@anezconsulting.com

Cody Hermes
Pioneer Sales Associate

Cody joined the Anez Consulting team in November 2017 as Pioneer Sales Representative.  He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agriculture Economics from North Dakota State University. Cody grew up in Roseville, MN where his family owned a horticulture business. Cody will be providing agronomic and product support to all of the Pioneer customers. When he is not working you can find him hunting and fishing on many of the area lakes.
cody.hermes@plantpioneer.com

Ben Witt
Seed Sales Associate/Warehouse Manager

Ben officially joined the Anez Agronomy team in January of 2019 as an Agronomy Technician/Pioneer Seed Associate. Previously Ben did summer internships with Anez Consulting since 2015.  He graduated from NDSU with a major in Crop and Weed Sciences (Agronomy Option) and a minor in Animal Science. While at NDSU Ben was a member of the Alpha Gamma Rho Fraternity, the Agronomy Club, and Bison Dairy Club. Ben will be organizing seed deliveries and inventory, planting Pioneer test plots, seed treating, and servicing Pioneer customers.

ben@anezconsulting.com

Sam Olson
Agronomy Technician

Sam joined the Anez Consulting team full-time in January 2021 as an Agronomy Technician.  He has worked with Anez Consulting as a summer intern for the two summers prior.  Sam graduated from NDSU after the fall semester of 2020 and received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Crop and Weed Science, Agronomy specific.  He will be heading up the soil sampling, managing summer interns and working on marketing.  Sam enjoys the outdoors and likes to hunt and fish when not at work.

sam@anezconsulting.com

Nate Lawton
Agronomist

Nate joined the Anez Consulting team in January of 2021. Prior to moving to Little Falls he lived in Virginia where he completed both a Bachelors in agricultural sciences and a Master’s in Plant Science and Pest Management as well as working in grain crop research. He specializes in potatoes, precision agronomy and research.  nate@anezconsulting.com