Justin Akers MS

Adjunct Faculty - Agricultural Business

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BS, MS – Iowa State University


Justin Akers is adjunct faculty at Graceland University, teaching courses in Agricultural Business. He has been associated with the Ag program since its inception in 2010. In addition, from 2010-16, Justin was director of the Sandage Center for the Study of Free Enterprise and Entrepreneurship, led the ENACTUS team, and co-advised the Ag Business Club. 

Justin and his wife, Kristen, remain very active in agriculture. They own and operate both a small farm in nearby Ringgold County and a small business, FodderWorks Midwest LLC, a distributor for innovative agricultural equipment.

Justin serves as regional director for the Mid Iowa Small Business Development Center (SBDC) in Des Moines, which provides one-on-one business counseling to small businesses in the Des Moines Metro area.

Office location

Briggs, Rm 120

Mail location

Briggs, Rm 120