North Dakota Farm Bureau

Address
1101 First Avenue North
Fargo, ND 58102
Contact
Website: http://www.ndfb.org
Phone: +1 (701) 298-2200
Nonprofit
NTEE: K20 - Agricultural Programs
EIN: 45-0227026

Mission

The mission of North Dakota Farm Bureau is to advocate for agriculture and enhance the economic opportunities of our membership while promoting individual freedoms and self-reliance.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation1942
Subsection code05
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area2520
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$272,265.00$239,086.00$180,991.00$235,287.00$211,379.00
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$213,018.00$187,573.00$158,460.00$188,098.00$181,334.00
Number of employees1815152118
Number of people compensated >$100k11111
Number of volunteers100100100100100
Number of highly compensated contractors0000 
Personnel
Bina, Rachel
Title   Director (October-November)Director (Nov-Sept)
Name of key/compensated person   Rachel BinaRachel Bina
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   4.004.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs   2.002.00
Brossart, Chris
TitleVice PresidentVice PresidentVice PresidentVice PresidentVice President
Name of key/compensated personChris BrossartChris BrossartChris BrossartChris BrossartChris Brossart
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$1,400.00$1,575.00$875.00$875.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.002.002.002.00
Christensen, Tom
TitleDirectorDirectorDirectorDirectorDirector
Name of key/compensated personTom ChristensenTom ChristensenTom ChristensenTom ChristensenTom Christensen
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.002.002.002.00
Dagman, Travis
Title Director (Oct-Nov)Director (Dec-Sept)  
Name of key/compensated person Travis DagmanTravis Dagman  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 4.004.00  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs 2.002.00  
Dvorak, Weston
TitleDirectorDirectorDirector (Dec-Sept)  
Name of key/compensated personWeston DvorakWeston DvorakWeston Dvorak  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.002.00  
Fegley, Nathan
TitleDirectorDirector (Nov-Sep)   
Name of key/compensated personNathan FegleyNathan Fegley   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org4.004.00   
Reportable compensation from org$1,875.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.00   
Gordon, Valerie
TitleAssistant TreasurerAssistant TreasurerAssistant TreasurerAssistant Treasurer (August-September) 
Name of key/compensated personValerie GordonValerie GordonValerie GordonValerie Gordon 
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org45.0040.0040.0040.00 
Reportable compensation from org$52,328.00$49,526.00$18,354.00$6,030.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$9,916.00$9,563.00$1,947.00$25.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.002.002.00 
Green, Nathan
TitleDirectorDirectorDirectorDirectorDirector
Name of key/compensated personNathan GreenNathan GreenNathan GreenNathan GreenNathan Green
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$1,875.00$1,800.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.002.002.002.00
Heger, Steven
Title    Director/YF&R Chair (Oct-Nov)
Name of key/compensated person    Steven Heger
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    4.00
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    2.00
Johannes, Doyle
Title President (Oct-Nov)PresidentPresidentPresident
Name of key/compensated person Doyle JohannesDoyle JohannesDoyle JohannesDoyle Johannes
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 16.0016.0016.0016.00
Reportable compensation from org $2,800.00$7,800.00$7,800.00$14,750.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs 4.004.004.004.00
Kaldor, Dana
TitleDirectorDirector (Nov-Sep)   
Name of key/compensated personDana KaldorDana Kaldor   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org4.004.00   
Reportable compensation from org$1,500.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.00   
Klein, Wes
TitleDirectorDirectorDirectorDirectorDirector
Name of key/compensated personWes KleinWes KleinWes KleinWes KleinWes Klein
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$1,500.00$1,050.00$1,650.00$1,650.00$1,650.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.002.002.002.00
Knutson, Sandra
Title   Assistant Treasurer (October-July)Assistant Treasurer
Name of key/compensated person   Sandra KnutsonSandra Knutson
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org   40.0040.00
Reportable compensation from org   $46,969.00$44,215.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $13,849.00$13,199.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs   2.002.00
Kouba, Carson
Title  Director (Oct-Nov)DirectorDirector
Name of key/compensated person  Carson KoubaCarson KoubaCarson Kouba
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org  4.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org  $4,200.00$4,200.00$2,100.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs  2.002.002.00
Larson, David
Title   Director (October-November)Director (Dec-Sept)
Name of key/compensated person   David LarsonDavid Larson
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director   TrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org   4.004.00
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$825.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs   $0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs    $0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs   2.002.00
Leier, Alysa
TitleDirector (Nov-Sep)    
Name of key/compensated personAlysa Leier    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org4.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.00    
Lemieux, Kimberly
Title    Director/P&E Chair (Oct-Nov)
Name of key/compensated person    Kimberly Lemieux
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    4.00
Reportable compensation from org    $3,375.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    2.00
Lies, Daryl
TitlePresidentDirector/President (Nov-Sept)DirectorDirector (November-September) 
Name of key/compensated personDaryl LiesDaryl LiesDaryl LiesDaryl Lies 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org16.0016.004.004.00 
Reportable compensation from org$12,600.00$750.00$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs4.004.002.002.00 
McConnell, John
Title Director (Oct-Nov)DirectorDirectorDirector
Name of key/compensated person John McConnellJohn McConnellJohn McConnellJohn McConnell
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org 4.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs 2.002.002.002.00
Missling, Jeff
Title Executive VP/Sec-TreasExecutive VP/Sec-TreasExecutive VP/Sec-TreasExecutive VP/Sec-Treas
Name of key/compensated person Jeff MisslingJeff MisslingJeff MisslingJeff Missling
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org 60.0060.0060.0060.00
Reportable compensation from org $130,072.00$124,081.00$119,074.00$112,169.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $32,115.00$24,754.00$23,954.00$22,367.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs 2.002.002.002.00
Missling, Jeffrey
TitleExecutive VP/Sec-Treas    
Name of key/compensated personJeffrey Missling    
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org60.00    
Reportable compensation from org$138,740.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$29,162.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.00    
Olson, Kirk
TitleDirectorDirectorDirectorDirectorDirector (Nov-Sept)
Name of key/compensated personKirk OlsonKirk OlsonKirk OlsonKirk OlsonKirk Olson
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.002.002.002.00
Sheldon, Joe
TitleDirector (Nov-Sep)    
Name of key/compensated personJoe Sheldon    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org4.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.00    
Tarnavsky, Tom
Title    Director (Oct-Nov)
Name of key/compensated person    Tom Tarnavsky
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director    True
Average hours per week working for org    4.00
Reportable compensation from org    $2,250.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs    $0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs     $0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs    2.00
Taylor, Levi
Title  Director (Oct-Nov)Director (November-September) 
Name of key/compensated person  Levi TaylorLevi Taylor 
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  TrueTrue 
Average hours per week working for org  4.004.00 
Reportable compensation from org  $1,500.00$1,500.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00$0.00 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs  2.002.00 
Vaughn, Craig
TitleDirector (Oct-Nov)Director (Nov-Sep)   
Name of key/compensated personCraig VaughnCraig Vaughn   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org4.004.00   
Reportable compensation from org$1,200.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.00   
Wagner, Val
TitleDirector (Oct-Nov)DirectorDirectorDirectorDirector (Nov-Sept)
Name of key/compensated personVal WagnerVal WagnerVal WagnerVal WagnerVal Wagner
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.002.002.002.00
Weckerly, Chad
TitleDirectorDirectorDirectorDirectorDirector
Name of key/compensated personChad WeckerlyChad WeckerlyChad WeckerlyChad WeckerlyChad Weckerly
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Average hours per week working for org4.004.004.004.004.00
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Average hours per week working for related orgs2.002.002.002.002.00
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTo advocate for agriculture and enhance the economic opportunities of our memberships.To advocate for agriculture and enhance the economic opportunities of our memberships.To advocate for agriculture and enhance the economic opportunities of our memberships.To advocate for agriculture and enhance the economic opportunities of our memberships.To advocate for agriculture and enhance the economic opportunities of our memberships.
Programs, including revenue & expenses
North Dakota Farm Bureau is a free, independent, non-government, voluntary organization of farm and ranch families who have joined their county farm bureau organizations and are linked with the American Farm Bureau Federation, united for the purpose of analyzing their problems and formulating action to achieve educational improvements, economic opportunity, and social advancement.North Dakota Farm Bureau also coordinates the work of the NDFB offices.
Program descriptionNorth Dakota Farm Bureau is a free, independent, non-government, voluntary organization of farm and ranch families who have joined their county farm bureau organizations and are linked with the American Farm Bureau Federation, united for the purpose of analyzing their problems and formulating action to achieve educational improvements, economic opportunity, and social advancement.North Dakota Farm Bureau also coordinates the work of the NDFB offices.North Dakota Farm Bureau is a free, independent, non-government, voluntary organization of farm and ranch families who have joined their county farm bureau organizations and are linked with the American Farm Bureau Federation, united for the purpose of analyzing their problems and formulating action to achieve educational improvements, economic opportunity, and social advancement.North Dakota Farm Bureau also coordinates the work of the NDFB offices.North Dakota Farm Bureau is a free, independent, non-government, voluntary organization of farm and ranch families who have joined their county farm bureau organizations and are linked with the American Farm Bureau Federation, united for the purpose of analyzing their problems and formulating action to achieve educational improvements, economic opportunity, and social advancement.North Dakota Farm Bureau also coordinates the work of the NDFB offices.North Dakota Farm Bureau is a free, independent, non-government, voluntary organization of farm and ranch families who have joined their county farm bureau organizations and are linked with the American Farm Bureau Federation, united for the purpose of analyzing their problems and formulating action to achieve educational improvements, economic opportunity, and social advancement.North Dakota Farm Bureau also coordinates the work of the NDFB offices.North Dakota Farm Bureau is a free, independent, non-government, voluntary organization of farm and ranch families who have joined their county farm bureau organizations and are linked with the American Farm Bureau Federation, united for the purpose of analyzing their problems and formulating action to achieve educational improvements, economic opportunity, and social advancement.North Dakota Farm Bureau also coordinates the work of the NDFB offices.
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$2,468,285.00$2,391,990.00$2,335,223.00$2,206,292.00$2,289,839.00
Revenue from contributions (total)  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Investment income, current yr$49,663.00$41,838.00$15,362.00$7,631.00$52,447.00
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Total unrelated business revenue$72,452.00$43,849.00$77,647.00$36,406.00$38,450.00
Other revenue, current yr$1,410,932.00$1,329,032.00$1,303,003.00$1,215,740.00$1,206,926.00
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$4,641.00-$16,265.00$23,914.00$13,453.00$4,975.00
Program service revenue (total)$1,007,690.00$1,021,120.00$1,016,858.00$982,921.00$1,030,466.00
Gross receipts$3,353,054.00$2,436,133.00$2,372,940.00$2,237,580.00$2,706,938.00
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$1,332,679.00$1,289,630.00$1,269,813.00$1,207,923.00$1,206,950.00
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$13,087.00$12,942.00$15,362.00$9,081.00$18,685.00
Net rental income$78,253.00$39,402.00$30,325.00$7,336.00$0.00
Net inventory sales (total)  $2,865.00$481.00-$24.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$2,446,408.00$2,285,432.00$2,082,490.00$2,108,957.00$1,980,566.00
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$145,998.00$62,237.00$13,984.00$19,881.00$17,013.00
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
General management fees (total)    $1,211.00
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$7,434,522.00$4,500,941.00$4,199,958.00$3,832,957.00$3,897,976.00
Total assets, beginning of year$4,500,941.00$4,199,958.00$3,832,957.00$3,897,976.00$2,381,541.00
Total liabilities$3,744,182.00$1,295,869.00$1,194,293.00$1,149,914.00$1,404,152.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$1,295,869.00$1,194,293.00$1,149,914.00$1,404,152.00$281,749.00
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$3,690,340.00$3,205,072.00$3,005,665.00$2,679,743.00$2,490,524.00
Temporarily restricted net assets    $0.00
Permanently restricted net assets, end of yr  $0.00$3,300.00$3,300.00
Net assets$3,690,340.00$3,205,072.00$3,005,665.00$2,683,043.00$2,493,824.00
Net assets, beginning of year$3,205,072.00$3,005,665.00$2,683,043.00$2,493,824.00$2,099,792.00
Other assets$88,118.00$83,639.00$81,828.00$77,655.00$73,297.00
Investments: other securities$69,800.00$69,800.00$69,800.00$69,800.00$69,800.00
Investments: publicly traded securities$1,298,128.00$1,059,237.00$1,066,400.00$994,846.00$927,558.00
Escrow or custodial account liability$5,234.00$5,234.00$5,234.00$3,325.00$6,650.00
Inventories for sale or use $4,088.00$11,454.00$13,520.00$13,542.00
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$21,877.00$106,558.00$252,733.00$97,335.00$309,273.00
Advertising (total)$97,452.00$75,183.00$98,676.00$119,706.00$115,307.00
Savings & temp cash investment$811,893.00$1,221,548.00$929,048.00$520,715.00$609,925.00
Accounts receivable, net$11,572.00$5,801.00 $100.00$2,745.00
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$1,347.00$2,560.00$4,558.00$8,706.00$15,619.00
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$514,232.00$245,670.00$264,796.00$226,520.00$137,899.00
Deferred revenue$483,174.00$495,227.00$346,500.00$300,600.00$509,603.00
Secured mortgages and notes payable$2,741,542.00$549,738.00$577,763.00$619,469.00$750,000.00
Total net assets or fund balances$3,690,340.00$3,205,072.00$3,005,665.00$2,683,043.00$2,493,824.00
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$116,368.00$116,199.00$122,679.00$121,759.00$80,268.00
Payment to affiliates$108,764.00$107,588.00$106,512.00$106,808.00$108,676.00
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members1212121211
Number of independent voting members88888
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Audit on consolidated basisTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Relationships among key personnelTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Tax year start date2016-10-012015-10-012014-10-012013-10-012012-10-01
Tax year end date2017-09-012016-09-012015-09-012014-09-012013-09-01
Has local chaptersTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Business transaction with entity ownerTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5k    True
Org has controlled entityTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990990990
Date e-filing submitted2018-09-172017-10-202016-12-132015-10-022014-10-20
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v3.02014v6.02013v4.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201821669349300012201731809349300208201622079349300312201522269349303142201402249349302470
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