Ellisa Jimenez – Southwest Technical Sales Manager
Ellisa Jimenez’s passion for agriculture began at a young age while riding shotgun in her grandfather’s combine through fields of grain sorghum in south Texas. Her love for dairy blossomed at Colorado State University (CSU) where she was a member of the dairy judging team and an intern at Yuma Dairy. She also assisted in various research studies involving dairy ergonomics and trace mineral digestibility. Jimenez received a bachelor’s degree in animal sciences from CSU and a bachelor’s degree in agricultural leadership & development from Texas A&M University. She also has a master’s degree in agricultural & natural resources with an emphasis in dairy nutrition & management from Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas. Jimenez plays an active role in the Southwest Regional Dairy Center, facilitating research, undergraduate dairy classes, and providing tours and local outreach. Prior to joining Feed Components, Jimenez interned at Zoetis Animal Health.