David Ekstrom

Title: Executive Producer
Resides In: Des Moines, Iowa
Hometown: Odebolt, Iowa
Education: Buena Vista University
Expertise: Video, audio, and photography
 
Summary

Leads the production creation for all video and audio products of Successful Farming.

Background

David Ekstrom grew up on a corn and soybean farm in Odebolt, Iowa, where his parents still live on the heritage farm. In 2013, David joined the Successful Farming team to produce video, audio, and photography content for Agriculture.com, Successful Farming magazine, and the Successful Farming television show. David also works on video and audio custom content creation for food and agriculture clients of Successful Farming. 
  
Awards

  • First Place American Agricultural Editors' Association Emerging Photographer | 2014
  • First Place American Agricultural Editors' Association Photo Feature | 2016

  • Andy Markwart Horizon Award | 2018

  • AAEA the Ag Communicators Network Board Member from 2017-2021

Education

  • Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership from Buena Vista University in 2022
  • Bachelor of Arts in Digital Media from Buena Vista University in 2013

Articles authored by David Ekstrom