Tom Willis is currently serving as the CEO and president of Conestoga Energy Holdings, LLC, whose primary business is the production and trading of renewable fuels. Under Willis’ direction, Conestoga Energy Holdings has grown from a startup company with four employees 11 years ago to a diversified company with current gross annual revenues of over $1.5 billion. In addition to CEH, Willis is involved in several other diverse business ventures including farming, a trailer leasing and repair business, and a feed manufacturing company. Tom currently serves on the National Sorghum Producers Board of Directors, The Koch Foundation’s Youth Entrepreneur Board, and the Seward County Hospital Board of Trustees. He is a past chairman of the Kansas Association of Ethanol Producers and a past president of the Montana Grain and Feed Association. He is also very active in local, state and national politics.
Thank you to @SenAmyKlobuchar, @SenStabenow, @SenatorDurbin, @RonWyden, @SenDuckworth, @SenSherrodBrown, @SenatorBennet, @maziehirono, and @SenTinaSmith for supporting our industry, and for working to ensure that @EPA gets its biofuels fix right! klobuchar.senate.gov/public/index.c…
"In the absence of a causal link between the RFS and land use change―and in particular land conversion from grassland, wetland, or forest to corn and soy―there can be no causal link between the RFS and impacts to terrestrial species due to loss or degradation of habitat.”
A claim is going around that the RFS puts endangered species at risk, and one of its fundamental flaws is it hinges on the false notion that we're using more cropland for food, livestock feed, and biofuels. As we've established, this just isn't true. growthenergy.org/2019/12/04/rep…