" Being able to create a culture of honesty and integrity and seeing people grow and being able to watch it all work…it is very fulfilling "
Michael Morris grew up on a small farm in Western Australia and has over 25 years of professional expertise in agricultural production and agribusiness management. His understanding of conventional farming and modern technology bolstered his desire to experiment with natural alternatives to promote healthy and high yielding farmlands. Mr. Morris received his Bachelor of Science in Agriculture from the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Delaware in 1988, where he majored in both Agronomy and Crop Science and was also a Teaching Fellow in the Western Australian College of Agriculture, Morawa. Mr. Morris managed many direct production farms, financed large-scale and smallholder farmers and established a smallholder farmer training academy in Geraldton. At Mighty Yield, he manages and directs the company toward its primary objectives, to become a leader in the agribusiness sphere and to make Mighty Yield a key supplier of the agricultural products on the global market.
Our leadership team is made up of people with great vision, passion, and dedication, more than half of whom have been members of the Mighty Yield from day one. It’s about men and women who genuinely love farming, science, and technology and are motivated by the opportunity to make a difference. We pride ourselves on our strategic, integrated approach to traditional agriculture and the results it delivers.
" Keeping track of all the moving parts at Mighty Yield is a challenge -- Things are always happening -- never a boring day at the office "
Jamie Bullen has always been intrigued by the details. At a young age, she enjoyed taking things apart to understand how they worked. As Mighty Yield’s Chief Financial Officer, she puts her analytical mind to work, deriving insights that enable Mighty Yield’s long-term health and financial stability. Jamie maintains a fine-tuned balance between risk and reward, helping the company achieve strong financial performance through years of remarkable growth. Since 2011, Jamie has found endless intellectual stimulation for physical commodity trading, finance, and derivatives in Agricultural Commodities and Energy Markets (Oil and Gas), driven Mighty yield team, who continually motivate one another to do better and to always move forward. Outside of work, Jamie enjoys feeding his brain by reading, visiting museums and traveling with her family.
" Partnering with talented management in addressing important global issues related to sustainability, health, and wellness is truly satisfying. The opportunity to play a role in solving these global challenges is pure adrenaline "
Craig Wilson, the Manager Director of Mighty Yield, has been working in the Agro industry for over twenty years, the majority in NSW. Craig Graduated from the University of Melbourne with a BS in Agriculture Science with a minor in Agriculture Business and holds a Ph.D. in Agricultural and Environmental science. Initially, Craig had aspirations of becoming an Ag Teacher but in the end, stuck to his roots in production agriculture because of his exposure to technological advancements in the field of agriculture during his studies in Melbourne. Craig joined Mighty Yield in 2012 and since then his passion for improving operations and technology, developing and mentoring staff while producing a wholesome grain production has been a major driver in our Mighty success.
" I look for investees who want help – they’re smart and really want to grow. We like that enthusiasm – we want to grab onto those coattails and go for that ride "
Jacob is responsible for sourcing farmland globally to meet the investment objectives of Mighty Yield. He is a member of the senior management team of EAI and serves on its Executive Committee. Jacob has 28+ years of experience in agricultural investments and leads the management team for Mighty Yield, serves on the Mighty Yield Investment Committee and chairs a number of company boards for Mighty Australian Investment vehicles. Prior to joining Mighty Yield, Jacob held positions with prominent agribusiness lenders such as Vice President, Sr. Relationship Manager for Rabo AgriFinance and Investment Manager for MetLife Agricultural Investments. He earned a B.S. in Agricultural Business from Charles Sturt University. He holds an Accredited Agricultural Consultant designation from the Australian Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers and was a past board member/treasurer of the Ag Lenders Society.
" I made a million mistakes, but learned from all of them! "
As Head of PR and Global Communications, Lola Bannerman is passionate about ensuring that every webpage, every brochure, every advertisement – basically, every single thing – captures the unique spirit of Mighty yield. Lola began her time at Mighty Yield as the Executive Assistant to the CEO in 2011 and has experienced the same growth and change as Mighty Yield has in the years since, now guiding the internal and public voice of Mighty Yield. She delights in being able to bring her natural creativity and sense of fun into this role and seeks how to best communicate to Mighty Yield partners the integrity, openness and genuine caring of every Mighty employee. With more than 6 years of experience leading Mighty Yield’s PR and Communications department, Lola has helped to maintain and enrich Mighty Yield’s unique culture through its most robust period of growth to date.