Keith Gomes, President and CEO
Hired in 2015, Keith brings more than 30 years of food industry leadership experience to Tree Top. Since 2008, he held leadership roles at Dairy Farmers of America (DFA), one of the largest milk marketing and food processing cooperatives in the U.S. with more than 12,000 farmer members and 5,000 employees. Prior to his latest position as DFA’s Chief Operating Officer of the $4 billion Global Dairy Products Group, his responsibilities spanned the entire commercial division including manufacturing, consumer products and engineering. For the 20 years prior to DFA, he held the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of California Dairies, Inc./California Milk Producers. Earlier in his career he also held the positions of Plant Manager and Quality Manager for the Southland Corporation. Keith is a graduate of California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Dairy Science/Food Science.