Doug Monson

Senior Director of Communications
Brief info

Doug Monson is Sr. Director of Communications for the Ag Innovation Campus and has led communications and marketing efforts for Ag Management Solutions since 2017. Before becoming director, Doug worked as the communications manager for the Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council and the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association. In his time working for soybean farmers, Doug has led his team to several new heights, including the institution of a modern communications department at Minnesota Soybean; garnering more than 1.5 billion media impressions in a single fiscal year for the Minnesota Soybean Growers Association; national and regional National Agrimarketing Association awards; and the rebirths of Soybean Business magazine and Prairie Grains magazine. Before AMS, Doug worked 17 years in journalism, his last 12 years with The Mankato Free Press. Doug holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Mass Communications and English Creative Writing and an associates degree in Multimedia Technology, with an emphasis in motion graphics.