Decatur, Ill. -- F. Kathie Whitley has been named Vice President-Labor and Employee Relations in the Human Resources department. In this position, Ms. Whitley will be responsible for employee relations for all North American union employees as well as non-union employees who are not located in ADM's Corporate office in Decatur, Illinois. She will also be responsible for the negotiation of labor agreements.
Ms. Whitley joined the Company in 1988 and has held positions in ARTCO, Workers Compensation, and Employee and Labor Relations. She most recently served as Director-Employee Relations. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from the University of Illinois.