Kathy Flores

VP Supply Chain

Kathy joined Benson Hill in 2018 as Vice President of Supply Chain.

She is responsible for developing and overseeing the supply chains for BHB as our products and partners’ products reach commercialization. She brings to Benson Hill a wealth of Industry experience including major branded food companies, oleochemicals business, feed, and organics.  Kathy has worked with producers & processors throughout the world to provide end customers with robust and traceable critical raw materials.

Kathy comes to Benson Hill from Perdue Agribusiness where she led the Specialty Crops unit and was responsible for building and managing global, verified, and fully traceable supply chains for specialty and organic grains and oils.

Prior to joining Perdue, Kathy was General Manager for Technology Crops International where she worked in plant-based oil supply chain management.  During that time, she oversaw and managed traceable global supply chains to provide a dependable supply of non-commodity oils.