Ice Miller Adds Strategy Manager Katie Glick to Food and Agribusiness Group
Ice Miller LLP is pleased to announce that Katie Glick has joined the Firm as agribusiness strategy manager in Ice Miller’s Food and Agribusiness Group. Katie is the former public affairs and industry relations director of the Indiana Soybean Alliance, Indiana Corn Marketing Council and Indiana Corn Growers Association. She grew up on her family farm in Martinsville, Indiana and lives today on a family grain farm in Columbus, Indiana.
“Katie has strong, lifelong ties to farming and agribusiness and well understands the unique needs of farm operations and agricultural businesses,” said Melissa Proffitt
, office managing partner of Ice Miller’s Indianapolis Office and chair of the Food and Agribusiness Group. “Combine that with her deep Midwest relationships and finance background, she is in a unique position to help build, protect and grow our clients' businesses.”
Ice Miller's Food and Agribusiness Group includes attorneys throughout the Midwest and Washington, D.C., and represents food and agriculture companies across the country.
A 2008 graduate of Purdue University, majoring in political science, Katie worked on Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels’ re-election campaign in 2008 as a deputy finance director then as a project coordinator in the Mayor’s Office at the City of Indianapolis. In 2009, she returned to the Indiana Republican Party as the finance director for the Governor’s Aiming Higher PAC. In 2011, she continued to work on the PAC in addition to her role as director of operations for the Governor’s Aiming Higher, Inc. organization. She then joined the Indiana Soybean Alliance, Indiana Corn Marketing Council and Indiana Corn Growers Association as the public affairs and industry relations director where she worked on industry affairs, policy, membership and corporate partner relations.
“Katie demonstrates her passion to tell the story of agriculture through her guest column for the Reporter-Times
(Martinsville) and Farm Indiana
(Columbus) and her own blog, Fancy in the Country
,” said Beth Bechdol
, Ice Miller's director of agribusiness strategies. “She clearly has the same commitment and work ethic that defines so many in agriculture. We are thrilled to have her join the team.”
Katie is actively involved with her national fraternity, Alpha Chi Omega, as a chapter advisor and member of the Young Alumnae Panel. She is a graduate and board member of the Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series and is active with political campaigns. Katie is a member of the 1816 Board at the Indiana State Museum and a member of the American Legion Auxiliary.
Katie has formally served as the young farmer chair for the Marion County Farm Bureau in Indianapolis and was a volunteer for Ag in the Classroom. She is a 10-year 4-H member and continues to support the Indiana 4-H Foundation.
Katie Glick is not licensed to practice law in any state and does not provide legal services.
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