Meet the cenexpert®

Jon Woetzel

Manager Technical Services, Energy Lubricants

Jon Woetzel has more than 20 years of experience in the lubricants and fuels industry. In his free time, he enjoys a variety of outdoor activities, including fishing, biking, cross-country skiing and hiking. Jon holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Minnesota.

Expertise

Jon brings a wide range of both technical and chemical expertise to CHS, through his current role in Technical Services and his former position as Chief Chemist at the company’s blending and packaging facility.

Fact

For many years, Jon ran a hobby farm where he trained horses for trail-riding and dogs for retrieving competitions.

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