Our Team

Great Lakes Grain & Transportation, LLC

Behind every great company is a fantastic group of people. Our Board of Directors has been key in establishing relationships in the industry, our business structure, and plays an important role in guiding our company forward.

Phil Hageman, CEO

Phil brings over 45 years of grain industry and food quality experience to GLGT. After graduation from Michigan State University, he enlisted in the US Army Veterinary Corp where he performed quality control food inspections in several countries. He then spent the next several decades in the grain industry building, operating, and managing high volume train elevators with a strong focus on trading, transportation & logistics.

During his career he was also an active member of NGFA’s Trade Rules and Arbitration Appeals Committee. Phil has a strong position for building long term business relations with growers, customers and trading partners. 

Key Team Members
Board of Directors
Winter truck

Looking for an Honest and Eco-Friendly Grain Supplier?


The safety of our workers, customers, and farmers is extremely important to us. Great Lakes Grains has taken great precautions during this time to keep all of its shipments sealed and secure.

Every attempt made to preserve the integrity of the ingredients, and the safety of its workers.

We are working together with both our growers and customers to keep our commitments, make your safety a priority, and weather this pandemic together.