Judd O'Connor Judd O’Connor is vice president of the North America region for Corteva Agriscience, the Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™. In this role, he is responsible for all commercial activities and overall leadership for the region. Most recently, Judd was vice president of DuPont Pioneer, with responsibility for integration activities supporting the merger of DuPont and The Dow Chemical Company. Judd first joined DuPont Pioneer in 1999 after beginning his career in the crop protection industry. He has held various leadership positions in the Pioneer sales organization, including business director and vice president. Judd also served the DuPont organization as president, DuPont Latin America. After returning to the U.S. from his Latin America role, he served as Vice President, Integrated Operations for DuPont Pioneer with additional responsibility for Safety, Health, and Environment (SHE), Global Commercial Effectiveness and Seed Treatment Enterprise. Judd is a champion for inclusion and diversity within the business and is a sponsor of the Women’s employee resource network. He also serves on the Boards of Directors for the Greater Des Moines Partnership, the Cultivation Corridor and the Iowa AgriTech Accelerator, which among other efforts promote technology innovation and entrepreneurship in Iowa. Judd attended Kansas State University and earned a degree in Agricultural Economics.