Walter J. Armbruster | Read Bio
1709 Darien Club Drive
Darien, IL 60561
Walter J. Armbruster
Dr. Walter J. Armbruster is President Emeritus, Farm Foundation.
During a thirty year career there he
organized numerous conferences in collaboration with colleagues from the land grant universities, government agencies and industry to bring forth the best research possible on economic and policy issues facing agriculture and rural areas.
Walt earlier spent 8 years with the Economic Research Service, USDA where his research focused on pricing, institutions and policies in the food and agricultural marketing system, and then served two years as Staff Economist to the administrator of the Agricultural Marketing Service, USDA.
Walt has been president of the AAEA, the American Agricultural Law Association, and the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association.
He has served as Secretary-Treasurer of IAAE since 1991.
Dr. Armbruster is a fellow of the AAEA, IAMA and the American Association for the Advancement of Science; has received distinguished service awards from the American Agricultural Law Association and The Chicago Farmers; and is a distinguished Agricultural Alumni, Purdue University.