Tim Schellpeper

President, Fed Beef, JBS Foods USA


Tim Schellpeper, a 35-year veteran of the protein industry, has led the JBS USA Fed Beef division since 2017.

Schellpeper began his career with IBP in 1987 as a Telephone Sales Representative. In 1990, he joined Farmland Foods as a Fresh Pork Product Manager. Over the next 25 years, he held leadership positions in sales, marketing, operations and logistics. He left Smithfield in March 2015 after having served most recently as President and Chief Operating Officer of Smithfield-Farmland.

Schellpeper holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agri-Business from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a Master of Business Administration from Northwest Missouri State University.