Scott W.

Executive with 37+ years in Animal Agriculture & Bioscience

United States of America

I have a deep, life-long passion for animal agriculture. I take great pride in being a part of an industry that provides humanity with nutritious and delicious food products and also life saving biopr...see more

  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry
  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences
  • Livestock & Animal Specialties
  • Farming
  • ...


  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Managing Director Smithfield BioScience

Smithfield BioScience
7 months
Current position
May 2022 - Present
Smithfield BioScience is a strategic division within Smithfield Foods, the world's preeminent pork processor and hog producer. Established in 2017, Smithfield BioScience creates valuabl...see more

General Manager Smithfield BioScience

Smithfield BioScience
5 years
Feb 2017 - May 2022
Smithfield BioScience creates valuable bioproducts from the animal protein production process including pharmaceuticals, medical devices and nutraceuticals.

Regional Manager North America Feed Additives

2 years
Oct 2014 - Feb 2017
Nutreco is a global animal nutrition leader. As a member of the global feed additive management team, I worked closely with the North America regional business leaders, sales teams and ...see more

Animal Agriculture Industry Consultant

10 years
Current position
Jan 2013 - Present
Providing independent consulting services as an animal agriculture authority throughout the entire value chain including: animal nutrition, business decision models, quality management ...see more

Director Business Operations

4 years
Aug 2009 - May 2013
Pfizer Animal Health is now Zoetis, the leading animal pharmaceuticals company. I provided Improvest team leadership for the successful introduction of a cost efficient, animal welfare ...see more

Vice President General Manager

Smithfield Foods
7 years
Sep 2002 - Aug 2009
Murphy-Brown. Senior leadership position accountable for live production division results including: operations, accounting, nutrition, human resources, grower relations and supply chai...see more

Director Technical Services

Smithfield Foods
4 years
Aug 1998 - Sep 2002
Murphy-Brown. I led the Veterinary Services, Nutrition, Genetic Multiplication, R&D, Marketing, Load Crews, Marketing Logistics, and Production Data departments. We developed innovative...see more

Manager Pork Production

Smithfield Foods
4 years
Nov 1994 - Aug 1998
Farmland. I had leadership accountability for all live production operations. We implemented cost-effective strategies for standardized production techniques, building design, genetic c...see more


Smithfield Foods
2 years
Aug 1992 - Nov 1994
Brown's of Carolina. I was responsible for the nutrition program, R&D, production service of farms, feed manufacturing, feed transportation and the production records database. We achie...see more

Nutrition Consultant

DeKalb Feeds Inc.
7 years
Jul 1985 - Jul 1992
DeKalb Feeds was a premier Midwestern USA animal feed supplier. I excelled by providing superior nutrition and production management solutions for pork and beef customers. I developed a...see more


Webster Family Acres, LLC
47 years
Current position
Jan 1976 - Present
Webster Family Acres, LLC is a diverse family farm in southern Minnesota. In partnership with my two brothers, we represent the 6th generation of the family farm homesteaded in 1857.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Farming
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Pigs
  • Agricultural Crops & Forestry
  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences
  • Livestock & Animal Specialties

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Consulting
  • Manufacturing
  • Product Management
  • Sales
  • Strategy & Business Development


  • Agribusiness
  • Animal Nutrition
  • Food Industry
  • Biotechnology