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

Chris Alpers – Chair

RedPath Orchards

Lake Leelanau, MI

Brenda Briggs – Vice Chair

Rice Fruit Company

Gardners, PA

Steve Clement – Secretary

Sage Fruit Company

Yakima, WA

Craig Hinkle – Treasurer

Knouse Foods Cooperative, Inc.

Peach Glen, PA

Mike Preacher – Past Chair

Domex Superfresh Growers

Yakima, WA

Alisha Albinder Camac

Hudson River Fruit Distributors

Milton, NY

Brett Baker

United Apple Sales LLC

Lyndonville, NY

Jerad Brown

Earl Brown & Sons

Milton-Freewater, OR

Mike Dietrich

Leo Dietrich & Sons

Conklin, MI

Brian Focht

The Marketing Associations

Wenatchee, WA

James Foreman

Foreman Fruit

Wenatchee, WA

Todd Fryhover

Washington Apple Commission

Wenatchee, WA

Philip Glaize, III

Glaize Apples

Winchester, VA

Craig Green

Tree Top, Inc.

Selah, WA

Robin Hansen

Columbia Fruit Packers, Inc.

Wenatchee, WA

Ryan Hess

Hess Brothers Fruit Co.

Lancaster, PA

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

Kaari Stannard

New York Apple Sales, Inc.

Glemont, NY

Mark Stennes

AgriMACS, Inc.

Chelan, WA

Elizabeth Wittenbach

Wittenbach Orchards

Belding, MI

Mark Youngquist

Youngquist Farms

Kent City, MI

Chris Alpers – Chair

RedPath Orchards

Lake Leelanau, MI

Brenda Briggs – Vice Chair

Rice Fruit Company

Gardners, PA

Steve Clement – Secretary

Sage Fruit Company

Yakima, WA

Craig Hinkle – Treasurer

Knouse Foods Cooperative, Inc.

Peach Glen, PA

Mike Preacher – Past Chair

Domex Superfresh Growers

Yakima, WA

Alisha Albinder Camac

Hudson River Fruit Distributors

Milton, NY

Brett Baker

United Apple Sales LLC

Lyndonville, NY

Jerad Brown

Earl Brown & Sons

Milton-Freewater, OR

Mike Dietrich

Leo Dietrich & Sons

Conklin, MI

Brian Focht

The Marketing Associations

Wenatchee, WA

James Foreman

Foreman Fruit

Wenatchee, WA

Todd Fryhover

Washington Apple Commission

Wenatchee, WA

Philip Glaize, III

Glaize Apples

Winchester, VA

Craig Green

Tree Top, Inc.

Selah, WA

Robin Hansen

Columbia Fruit Packers, Inc.

Wenatchee, WA

Ryan Hess

Hess Brothers Fruit Co.

Lancaster, PA

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

Kaari Stannard

New York Apple Sales, Inc.

Glemont, NY

Mark Stennes

AgriMACS, Inc.

Chelan, WA

Elizabeth Wittenbach

Wittenbach Orchards

Belding, MI

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.