Tom Hickley – Director of Business Development
Tom Hickley’s industry experience spans more than 25 years, starting at an Ayrshire dairy in West Virginia followed by a herdsman’s position on a registered Holstein farm in New Hampshire. Hickley became interested in nutrition and left the farm to work as a consultant for a local feed manufacturer, Feed Commodities International, in Vergennes, Vt. His strong nutrition background complemented by practical herd experience and extensive feed mill knowledge are great assets in formulating new business for Feed Components. Hickley has a bachelor’s degree in natural resource management from the College of Agriculture at the University of Maryland. Residing in Cornwall, Vt. with his wife and two children, Hickley is devoted to working on new technologies that help nutritionists and dairymen succeed.