Executive Administrator to the CEO

Cathy Payne is the Executive Administrator to the CEO at the Illinois Soybean Association. She previously worked for State Farm as well as The Baby Fold and other local school districts. In her role, she will manage the CEO’s schedule as well as serve as a trusted advisor and brainstorming partner. Payne will also address pressing business issues that need immediate attention and support the CEO in the preparation of board and committee meetings, and high-level presentations.