Sunderman Farm Management Company was founded in 1961 by Roger Sunderman. Roger brought 16 years of farm management and agricultural real estate sales experience with him to the new business. In 1969, Brian Larson began his career with the Sunderman company. Brian brought with him 9 years of experience from the U.S. Soil Conservation Service. His area of expertise was tile drainage system engineering and design. The partnership turned into the success that Sunderman Farm Management Company is today. Brian has been the owner of the company since 1983. With long-term employees and an honest, open, and trustworthy approach to client relationships, Sunderman represents more than 60 years of combined experience. This experience, combined with expertise in production agriculture and management, provides landowners with the highest quality service in the industry.
Meet the Sunderman Team
BRIAN LARSON is a lifelong resident of Webster County and currently owns and operates Sunderman Farm Management Company. For more than 40 years, he’s been a professional farm manager and has held an Iowa real estate broker’s license. He is also an Iowa Notary Public. Prior to becoming a professional farm manager, Brian spent nine years with the Soil Conservation Service in Webster and Humboldt Counties. During that time, he worked with soils, drainage, and land and water conservation. In addition to his duties as a professional farm manager, he also owns and operates a 480-acre farm with his three sons in Webster County. On his farm he raises corn, soybeans, and hay.
MARK THOMPSON began working as part of the Sunderman team in 1990. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Studies and Farm Operation from Iowa State University and has been farming since 1983. He has also held a real estate license for more than 20 years. He currently manages and operates a 1200 acre corn and soybean operation with his father. Mark and his wife live in Badger with their two children.
BRENT LARSON joined the Sunderman team in 2005. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in management from the US Air Force Academy and served on active duty for seven years. He also earned a Master of Business Administration from Webster University and a Master of Professional Agriculture from Iowa State University. Brent became a licensed real estate salesperson in 2005 and licensed real estate broker in 2008. He was raised on a family farm in Webster County where he now lives with his wife and three sons. He farms in Webster County with his father and his two brothers.
JON LARSON became a real estate sales representative with the Sunderman team in 1999. He works on real estate transactions and real estate valuations. He grew up in the Badger area just north of Fort Dodge and has operated his family farm for more than 30 years. He also spent six years as an employee with Land O’ Lakes. Jon and his wife have three daughters and a son. Jon and his son farm together in the Badger and Vincent area.
JENENE FRIEDRICHS joined Sunderman as the office manager at the end of 2015. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in French from the University of Northern Iowa. She was born and raised in Fort Dodge, and after living in Minneapolis for a short time after college she moved back to Fort Dodge with her husband to raise their three young children. She has over 15 years of experience working in the fields of accounting, banking, and tax preparation.
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