Nathan VanderGriend currently serves as the president and CEO of PROtect, LLC, which provides regulatory compliance and risk control services for a variety of industries with a strong presence in biofuels. He joined the company at its inception in 2007. VanderGriend also services on the board of ERM SPC, Ltd. a captive reinsurance company, and Mission-Haiti a non-profit service organization. As a northwest Iowa native, Mr. VanderGriend has a keen interest in sustaining rural communities through promoting the success of agriculture through biofuels.
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