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Stephanie Hackmann

Vice President, Global Operations

As Safety Manager at AFB International in St. Charles, Missouri, Stephanie is responsible for assuring a safe work environment for employees, contractors and visitors. Her goal is simple: to ensure that people go home safely to their loved ones each and every day.

Stephanie joined AFB in July 2010 following similar positions at pharmaceutical and consulting-based companies. Stephanie earned a bachelor’s degree in biology and a master’s degree in industrial hygiene from Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, Missouri.

In addition to contributing to the health and safety of her colleagues, Stephanie appreciates knowing she’s supporting the health and livelihood of companion animals worldwide. As a lifelong pet lover, she enjoys supporting the science and effort that go into providing pet owners with nutritious, great-tasting pet food that their dogs and cats prefer.