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Christie Smit

Van Drunen Farms
Manager of Human Resources

With over 30 years of business experience in the Chicago area, Christie is still passionate about coming to work every day.  This stems from her love of people and the respect she has for the leaders and colleagues.  After working in non-profit she enjoyed a 17 year career at JP Morgan Chase.  Seven years ago she joined a progressive and innovative food and nutritional supplement ingredient company and hasn’t looked back.  Her favorite part about working in HR involves hiring people into their dream job, providing what they need to succeed and seeing them develop.

Christie’s has a Bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University and an MBA from Northwestern University.