About USApple

Who We Are

USApple is a nonprofit, member-based association comprised of and supported by individuals, companies and state/regional associations within the apple industry. We are the national voice and resource center serving the interests of American apple growers, packer/shippers, processors, marketers and other interested parties within the apple industry.

USApple Board of Directors

Jeff Colombini – Chair

Lodi Farming Inc.

Stockton, CA

Mike Preacher – Vice Chair

Domex Superfresh Growers

Yakima, WA

Chris Alpers – Secretary

RedPath Orchards

Lake Leelanau, MI

Craig Hinkle – Treasurer

Knouse Foods Cooperative, Inc.

Peach Glen, PA

Kaari Stannard – Past Chair

New York Apple Sales, Inc.

Glenmont, NY

Alisha Albinder

Hudson River Fruit Distributors

Milton, NY

Brett Baker

United Apple Sales LLC

Lyndonville, NY

Brenda Briggs

Rice Fruit Company

Gardners, PA

Steve Clement

Sage Fruit Company

Yakima, WA

Mike Dietrich

Leo Dietrich & Sons

Conklin, MI

Bill Dodd

Fruit Growers Marketing Association

Amherst, OH

Brian Focht

The Marketing Associations

Wenatchee, WA

James Foreman

Foreman Fruit

Wenatchee, WA

Philip Glaize, III

Glaize Apples

Winchester, VA

Robin Hansen

Columbia Fruit Packers, Inc.

Wenatchee, WA

Ryan Hess

Hess Brothers Fruit Co.

Lancaster, PA

Tom Hurson

Tree Top, Inc.

Selah, WA

Patrick Malloy

Bear Mountain Orchards

Aspers, PA

Bob Mast

CMI Orchards

East Wenatchee, WA

Daniel Rowley

Cherry Hill Farms

Huston, ID

Todd Sanders

California Apple Commission

Clovis, CA

Steve Smith

Yakima Fresh LLC

Yakima, WA

Mark Stennes

Chelan Fruit Cooperative

Chelan, WA

Elizabeth Wittenbach

Wittenbach Orchards

Belding, MI

Jason Woodworth

Fish Creek Orchards

Waterport, NY

Jeff Colombini – Chair

Lodi Farming Inc.

Stockton, CA

Mike Preacher – Vice Chair

Domex Superfresh Growers

Yakima, WA

Chris Alpers – Secretary

RedPath Orchards

Lake Leelanau, MI

Craig Hinkle – Treasurer

Knouse Foods Cooperative, Inc.

Peach Glen, PA

Kaari Stannard – Past Chair

New York Apple Sales, Inc.

Glenmont, NY

Alisha Albinder

Hudson River Fruit Distributors

Milton, NY

Brett Baker

United Apple Sales LLC

Lyndonville, NY

Brenda Briggs

Rice Fruit Company

Gardners, PA

Steve Clement

Sage Fruit Company

Yakima, WA

Mike Dietrich

Leo Dietrich & Sons

Conklin, MI

Bill Dodd

Fruit Growers Marketing Association

Amherst, OH

Brian Focht

The Marketing Associations

Wenatchee, WA

James Foreman

Foreman Fruit

Wenatchee, WA

Philip Glaize, III

Glaize Apples

Winchester, VA

Robin Hansen

Columbia Fruit Packers, Inc.

Wenatchee, WA

Ryan Hess

Hess Brothers Fruit Co.

Lancaster, PA

Tom Hurson

Tree Top, Inc.

Selah, WA

Patrick Malloy

Bear Mountain Orchards

Aspers, PA

Bob Mast

CMI Orchards

East Wenatchee, WA

Daniel Rowley

Cherry Hill Farms

Huston, ID

Todd Sanders

California Apple Commission

Clovis, CA

Steve Smith

Yakima Fresh LLC

Yakima, WA

Mark Stennes

Chelan Fruit Cooperative

Chelan, WA

Elizabeth Wittenbach

Wittenbach Orchards

Belding, MI

Jason Woodworth

Fish Creek Orchards

Waterport, NY