Biography: Kurt Rosentrater

Dr. Kurt Rosentrater is the executive director of the Distillers Grains Technology Council. He is also an associate professor in the Departments of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, and Food Science and Human Nutrition at Iowa State University. 

Prior to his work at Iowa State, he was a lead scientist with the United States Department of Agriculture – Agricultural Research Service. Before this, he worked for a design-build engineering contractor and was responsible for process and equipment design as well as plant and site layout for agri-industrial manufacturing facilities, including grain elevators, feed mills, flour mills and pet food processing plants.