Aaron Tigert was recently named the Vita Plus strategic investments manager. In his new role, Tigert will provide leadership in the execution of long-term growth strategies by coordinating acquisitions and capital improvement projects for Vita Plus. His responsibilities will draw on his expertise in strategic planning and financial analysis.

Tigert earned his bachelor’s degree in agricultural business and business administration from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. He went on to complete a master’s degree in accounting from Edgewood College in 2005. He became a certified public account in 2013. Tigert previously worked as a risk manager at Vita Plus. He also gained experience in financial planning and customer relations as an internal auditor at John Deere in Moline, IL and as an assistant vice president with Badgerland Financial in Prairie du Sac, WI. Tigert previously served in leadership roles with the Dane County Farm Bureau and Farm Financial Standards Council.