Group Resources

Group Leadership

Fernando Cuccioli
DeLaval Inc.

AEM Staff Contact

Anita Sennett
Senior Director, Agriculture | 414-298-4174

Austin Gellings
Agriculture Services Manager | 414-298-4108


  • Enhance the dairy equipment statistical reporting program and maintain to ensure continued value and relevance
  • Identify challenges specific to dairy equipment manufacturers and work towards developing industry solutions
  • Determine ways in which AEM may better support the specific needs of AEM dairy equipment manufacturer members through technical support, advocacy and other means.

2021 Priorities

  • Work with USDA and NMPF to secure funding for industry automatization in next Farm Bill.
  • Work with Dairy Equipment Engineering Committee to develop guidelines to improve animal and worker safety.
  • Develop and distribute 10 Myths and Benefits document.
  • Proactive engagement in positive PR for the sector.


A Chair is elected by the committee and serves a two year term.


Executives from AEM dairy equipment manufacturing companies.


Once or twice a year as deemed necessary or appropriate, in conjunction with industry events when possible.