Jason Trusley

 Jason Trusley

SVP and Chief Strategy Officer
On the team since 2023

"Just because it never has been is not a reason for it not to be."

Jason joined Land O’Lakes in 2023 as senior vice president and chief strategy officer for Land O’Lakes, Inc. In this role, he oversees strategy and business development for the federated cooperative system to ensure it continues to thrive and support our farmer- and retail-owners and the communities they live in.  

Jason is an expert in driving transformation by leveraging data, insights, design thinking, artificial intelligence and more. Prior to Land O’Lakes, Jason was vice president of consumer strategy at Columbia Sportswear, where he brought rich data-driven strategy and execution to connect better with consumers through experiences, marketing and product. Jason has also led strategic transformation initiatives as a senior executive at Nordstorm and Nike.

B.A., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
MBA, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Columbia Sportswear

Industry leadership
Advisory board member, Flexe

Community leadership
Coach, Oak Hills Soccer Club