DNA Genetics is pleased to announce Wally Driedger has accepted the position of Genetic Quality Assurance Manager. In his new role, Driedger will be responsible for the oversight of production at all gene transfer centers. He will also be working closely with DNA Genetics multipliers in Canada to ensure adherence to best-in-class production and biosecurity measures.

Driedger brings a wealth of knowledge and more than 20 years of experience in pork production to DNA Genetics. His prior experience includes the management of both gene transfer centers and multiplication systems.

“We are glad to have Wally on our team,” said Brett Bonwell, DNA Genetics CEO. “He brings a good skill and knowledge base to us and helps us continue to have the best people and the best pig.” 

Driedger attended the University of Manitoba where he completed an advanced program in management, leadership and strategy. He also earned a swine technician certificate from Assiniboine Community College.

“I’m looking forward to an openness to new ideas,” Driedger said. “Being challenged on how you can use those new ideas to make our facilities more efficient and utilize our genetics that much better.”