John M. Heck is The Scoular Company's Senior Vice President, Business Development.
He began his Scoular career in 1981 when he joined the company as a grain merchandiser. Mr. Heck held positions of increasing responsibility with Scoular; he was named Operations Manager of the Nebraska Region in 1984 and Vice President responsible for the management and operation of the Eastern Region in 1985. Seven years later he was promoted to Senior Vice President.
A native of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Mr. Heck received his B.S. degree in Economics from The University of Iowa in 1977. Prior to working for The Scoular Company, Mr. Heck worked as an engineering technician for Shoemaker Consulting Engineers and as a construction estimator for the Union Pacific Railroad.
Mr. Heck currently serves on the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee of the National Grain and Feed Association. He is a past Chairman of the Agriculture Council for the Omaha Chamber of Commerce. He served as the Board Chair for Habitat for Humanity of Omaha, and is a past trustee of the Nebraska 4-H Foundation. Mr. Heck is past President of the Omaha Grain Trade Association.