Senior Vice President Jim Pirolli first joined The Andersons in 2017 as vice president and general manager, supporting the ethanol business. Prior to The Andersons, Pirolli served as vice president of Fuels at Kum & Go convenience stores. While there, he led the development of one of the nation’s largest retail portfolios of biofuel blends, which included E85, E15 and biodiesel. Prior to Kum & Go, Pirolli spent 13 years at ADM, holding various leadership positions in their grain, ethanol and oilseed processing divisions in the U.S., Mexico and Europe.
Pirolli received his Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from the University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois. He received his Executive MBA from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management, Chicago, Illinois.
Pirolli has been recognized by Growth Energy’s TOBI Award for Ethanol Marketing.
Thank you, Rep. Peterson, @RepDustyJohnson, @daveloebsack, @RodneyDavis & @RepMarshall, for the RFS Integrity Act. Farmers and #biofuel producers need transparency on decisions that directly impact their bottom line, and especially when it comes to small refinery exemptions. https://t.co/cH6nbRywJE
Nice crop watcher report from @NieuwenhuisSeed. And on @EPA: "I’m glad they made the decision to stop undermining the #RFS with waivers. The frustrating part is when they decide to not break the law they act as if they’re doing you a favor!" https://t.co/keJVp8W7Fl