Doug Skartvedt received his Animal Science degree from Iowa State University in 1993. He was raised on a family farm in central IA with cattle, sheep and hogs.
He joined Pharmacia Animal Health focusing on the swine industry from 1995 through 2003 with the last 5 years focused on large swine production systems and swine clinics.
After Pharmacia was purchased by Pfizer in 2003 he continued to work with corporate swine accounts and then was responsible for the swine distribution chain until 2005 when he moved to Boehringer-Ingelheim.
After joining BIVI he was responsible for corporate swine accounts and swine specific vet clinics until 2012 when he took the role of regional sales manager in the upper midwest.
Doug and Jodi live in Renner SD with their three yellow labs