What Does a Commodity Trader Do?
Thinking about a career in commodity trading? While it’s a great career path for people with a wide range of backgrounds, not everyone understands the intricaci… Learn More
Jeff graduated from the University of Oregon in 2007, and after working in construction marketing, has been with AIFP since 2012. He now resides in the US Lumber Department, where his focus is on trading the products listed above.
In his spare time, he enjoys hunting, fishing, and various other outdoor pursuits. He enjoys traveling with his wife (Lauren), whom he married in 2015, when he can break away from his baseball coaching duties at a local high school.
We balance hard work and play. With exceptional employee retention and a people first approach, we keep our staff happy and engaged.
Some of my favorite things about working at AIFP are that I enjoy the trading partners that I work with every day, and the fact that my paycheck is based on how hard that I am willing to work.Jeff Hoggard Trader
Commodity trading is the coolest, old-school, person-to-person, make-deals business out there. It’s professional, personal, and requires a level of ease with people. It’s both challenging and rewarding.Nick Klohs Trader