We'd like to applaud Marlys Miller, Jane Messenger and James Arnold who are being recognized for their work on Porkmag.com. the Pork magazine staff has been honored with a Neal Award nine times and are proud to be a finalist again. Through the efforts of our editors, food producers have begun to embrace a full chain view that acknowledges the consumer is at the top of the food chain.
Marlys Miller, Editor
Marlys grew up on a swine, dairy and crop farm in Southern Minnesota. She attended the University of Minnesota, where she received a B.S. degree in agricultural journalism, with a minor in animal science. Prior to joining Vance Publishing, Marlys spent 3.5 years as editor of producer publications for the National Pork Producers Council. She also worked for Professional Farmers of America in Cedar Falls, Iowa, as a hog market analyst and writer.
Jane Messenger, Associate Editor
Following college, Jane worked for a chain of weekly newspapers in Iowa and was on the Iowa Farmer Today staff. She also has worked on agricultural accounts for a public relations agency and was on staff at the Iowa/Nebraska Equipment Dealers Association where she was responsible for writing and designing the monthly magazine.
James Arnold, Electronic Media Editor