Travis Caspersen

Division Lead for Compliance and Manure Marketing

Travis was born and raised in central Nebraska, in the small community of Boelus. His family owns and operates cow/calf and row crop operations. He attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Agricultural Sciences.

After graduation from college, Travis was hired by Hormel Foods Corporation as a livestock buyer. In 1995, Travis transitioned to work as a feedlot consultant for Land O’ Lakes and Cargill Animal Nutrition. In 2005, Travis joined Settje Agri-Services, and focused on marketing SASE services. He works with new and expanding facilities, assisting them with layout, design, and county zoning issues. He has worked extensively on developing the Settje Compliance Service (SCS) web-based program. Travis and his wife, Anna, have one son and one daughter.

Andrew Ekstein

Regional Manager for Compliance and Manure Sales

Andrew grew up on a farm near the small town of Dwight, Nebraska, where he attended East Butler High School. After high school, he attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and received his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Natural Resource Environmental Economics. After college, Andrew worked for the Lower Platte North NRD in Wahoo, Nebraska before joining Settje-Agri Services. At SASE, Andrew is Assistant Manager in manure marketing, and his manure management responsibilities cover territories across Central Nebraska. He enjoys hunting, fishing, and the outdoors.

Matt Geiser

Regional Manager for Compliance and Manure Sales

In August of 2017, Matt began his career with SASE as a Regional Manager of Central Nebraska in manure sales and compliance services. Matt provides feedlot compliance services to our existing customers, while marketing manure to producers around the state. Matt grew up in Ord, NE, and obtained his degree in Agribusiness from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He was most recently employed as a Trust Officer with Heritage Bank prior to joining the SASE team. He and his wife of twenty years reside in Grand Island and have three children.

Nick Greene

Compliance Manager

Nick grew up outside of Chicago, Illinois. He moved to Nebraska in 2013 to pursue a degree in Animal Science with an emphasis in beef cattle, which also lead to a minor in Entrepreneurship. Throughout his time at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Nick worked at and managed all types of beef facilities and operations- from seedstock and cow-calf to backgrounding and feedlots. During his last two years of college, Nick focused his studies and work heavily on beef cattle feedlots. Nick also developed his experience in precision livestock technologies while working for a beef technology company in Lincoln. Nick joined the Settje Agri-Services team upon graduation in the spring of 2017. Outside of work Nick enjoys honing his skills in business and personal development and cattle marketing, while traveling, hunting, and spending as much time on the lake as possible.

Chris Reimers

Compliance Manager

Chris is originally from West Point, Nebraska. Chris has two younger brothers, and attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where he majored in Agricultural Engineering. Previously, Chris was an operations manager at ADM in Sioux City, Iowa. His specialties in Settje Agri-Services include manure marketing and application, agronomy services, and CAFO environmental compliance.

Aaron Williams

Regional Compliance Manager and Tech Specialist

Aaron was born and raised in central Nebraska. After high school, Aaron attended Lincoln School of Commerce and Chadron State College. In 2005, he joined Settje Agri-Services and has been involved with various aspects of the company including environmental permitting and compliance and technological applications.

Aaron and his wife, Sheila, have two children and reside in Burwell, Nebraska. He enjoys spending time with family, and anything involved with the outdoors and sports.

David Kucera

Regional Manager for Compliance and Manure Sales

David joined the SASE team in August 2018 as a Regional Manager of Western Nebraska in manure marketing and compliance services. He grew up near the small town of Brainard, NE, and attended East Butler High School. After high school, David attended Southeast Community College-Milford and received an Associates of Applied Science degree in Construction. Prior to joining the SASE team, He was employed by Cabela’s, Inc. and held various roles ranging from retail store staff, corporate retail operations and merchandising over a fifteen year career. David enjoys hunting, fishing, and anything to do with the outdoors.

Logan Kellner

District Manager for Compliance and Manure Sales

Logan grew up on a farm near Weston and went to school at Wahoo High School. After high school, he attended SCC in Milford where he graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Parts Marketing and Management. After his degree, he worked as a Parts Manager for Titan Machinery, then moved to an Outside Sales Manager position at Bobcat of Lincoln.

Logan is married to his wife Amelia, and they have one son named Barrett. In his free time, he enjoys hunting, shooting, jeeping, and anything outdoors.

Josh Nelson

Josh nelson

District Manager for Compliance and Manure Sales

Josh grew up on a family farm just outside of Valparaiso, NE. He attended Southeast Community College, majored in Agri-business Management, then transferred on to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a major in Agriculture Business. Post college, he landed a job with Sullivan Supply Inc., holding the position of Site Manager/Sales Manager in Hillsboro, TX. Most recently, Josh worked with BioZyme Inc. as in contracted sales. In his free time, you can find him at any livestock show across the country or hitting up the golf courses.