April Zobel
Manager, Export Traffic
The Andersons Inc.
April Zobel is manager of export traffic for The Andersons Inc., a diversified agricultural company conducting business across North America in the grain, ethanol, plant nutrient, and rail sectors. She oversees the logistics and freight activities for the company’s grain and feed ingredient export program, a program that exports 100,000 TEU annually. She joined Andersons upon the company’s January 2019 acquisition of Lansing Trade Group, one of the largest US agricultural exporters. Zobel began her logistics career in 2005 with DHL in Des Moines, Iowa, and subsequently worked for Netflix, MachineryLink Logistics, and Touton USA. She joined Lansing’s export program in 2013, and currently serves on the New York Shipping Exchange (NYSHEX) Member Council. She holds a bachelor’s in corporate communication from Simpson College of Indianola.