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

Mike Preacher – Chair

Domex Superfresh Growers

Yakima, WA

Chris Alpers – Vice Chair

RedPath Orchards

Lake Leelanau, MI

Brenda Briggs – Secretary

Rice Fruit Company

Gardners, PA

Craig Hinkle – Treasurer

Knouse Foods Cooperative, Inc.

Peach Glen, PA

Jeff Colombini – Past Chair

Lodi Farming Inc.

Stockton, CA

Alisha Albinder Camac

Hudson River Fruit Distributors

Milton, NY

Brett Baker

United Apple Sales LLC

Lyndonville, NY

Steve Clement

Sage Fruit Company

Yakima, WA

Mike Dietrich

Leo Dietrich & Sons

Conklin, MI

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

Cynthia Haskins

New York Apple Association

Fishers, NY

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

John Russell

Lake Ontario Fruit, Inc.

Albion, NY

Steve Smith

Washington Fruit Growers

Yakima, WA

Mark Stennes

Chelan Fruit Cooperative

Chelan, WA

Elizabeth Wittenbach

Wittenbach Orchards

Belding, MI

Jason Woodworth

Fish Creek Orchards

Waterport, NY

Mark Youngquist

Youngquist Farms

Kent City, MI

Mike Preacher – Chair

Domex Superfresh Growers

Yakima, WA

Chris Alpers – Vice Chair

RedPath Orchards

Lake Leelanau, MI

Brenda Briggs – Secretary

Rice Fruit Company

Gardners, PA

Craig Hinkle – Treasurer

Knouse Foods Cooperative, Inc.

Peach Glen, PA

Jeff Colombini – Past Chair

Lodi Farming Inc.

Stockton, CA

Alisha Albinder Camac

Hudson River Fruit Distributors

Milton, NY

Brett Baker

United Apple Sales LLC

Lyndonville, NY

Steve Clement

Sage Fruit Company

Yakima, WA

Mike Dietrich

Leo Dietrich & Sons

Conklin, MI

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

Cynthia Haskins

New York Apple Association

Fishers, NY

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

John Russell

Lake Ontario Fruit, Inc.

Albion, NY

Steve Smith

Washington Fruit Growers

Yakima, WA

Mark Stennes

Chelan Fruit Cooperative

Chelan, WA

Elizabeth Wittenbach

Wittenbach Orchards

Belding, MI

Jason Woodworth

Fish Creek Orchards

Waterport, NY

Mark Youngquist

Youngquist Farms

Kent City, MI

Thank you to our industry partners

Thank you to our industry partners for their generous support of USApple. Their innovative solutions help support crop protection, operational efficiencies, food safety, sustainability, delicious apple products, and more.