Ag Finance Team

tBrhel64 Tim Brhel
Ag Finance Specialist
Tim grew up on a diversified Nebraska farm. After graduating from the University of Nebraska with degrees in Agribusiness and Ag Economics, he worked as an area agronomist at a co-op for 3 years. He’s a licensed crop insurance agent. Tim joined Water Street Solutions in 2007 and moved to the Ag Finance team in 2009.
  kPouilly64 Kimberly Pouilly, CPA
Ag Finance Specialist
Kimberly grew up on a family farm in central Illinois. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Ag Finance Business from Western Illinois University and a master’s degree in Accounting from Bradley University. Kimberly has diverse corporate and farm accounting experience and serves as a township director for the Peoria County Farm Bureau.
rHuffstutler64 Ryan Huffstutler
Ag Finance Specialist

Ryan grew up on a farm in northeast Kansas. He graduated cum laude with a degree in Ag Economics from Kansas State University. He worked his way through college for a grain merchandising company in Manhattan, Kansas. He also interned as a commodity merchandiser for another company. Ryan is still involved with his family’s farming operations.
  tschachtrup64 Tim Schachtrup
Ag Finance Specialist
Tim grew up around his family’s grain operation in central Illinois. He earned his degree from Southern Illinois University in Ag Economics and Psychology. He’s helped out on his family’s operation since 2006, which sparked his interest in ag finance.
eKrikke64 Elizabeth Krikke, CPA 
Ag Finance Tax Specialist
Elizabeth was raised in Illinois and in Kobe, Japan. She holds a B.A. in Business from Trinity International University and an M.S. in Accounting from Bradley University. Elizabeth has completed her CPA certification.
  jscholl64 Jessica Scholl
Ag Finance Specialist
Jessica grew up in rural central Illinois. She earned a degree in Ag Finance with a minor in Business from the University of Illinois. Before joining Water Street, Jessica worked for a major banking institution, helping business owners develop lending solutions for their operations.
kmccubbin64 Katie McCubbin, CPA
Ag Tax Supervisor
Katie has bachelor and master’s degrees in Accounting, and an MBA from Illinois State University. She’s worked in the accounting field since 1985 and has extensive experience with multi-state taxes. As a CPA, Katie helps clients develop the right tax planning strategies for their operations.
  eWhitten64 Elizabeth Whitten
Ag Finance Specialist
Elizabeth earned degrees in Finance and Marketing from DePaul University. She has corporate experience supporting a sales organization through budgeting, forecasting, monthly accounting, analyzing accounts receivables and helping transition a company to a new financial system. Elizabeth’s objective is to help producers adjust and thrive in an ever-changing environment.

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