Ideally, communication planning and business strategy – whether for long-term goals or a specific event – work in unison. Over her diverse career as a communication leader, Lani has led:

  • Development and execution of annual corporate communication messages and strategy for external and internal audiences.
  • Quarterly financial communication and investor relations as SEC-registered company for CHS farmer- and cooperative-owners and preferred stock shareholders.
  • Owner and investor communication for initial public offering of preferred stock and subsequent offerings totaling $2.5 billion.
  • Planning and execution of risk management and safety communication for employees and owners.
  • Planning and implementation of communication tactics supporting successful leadership transitions for first outside CEO in company history, four CHS Board chairmen and other senior leaders.
  • Communication strategy and execution for record $2.8 billion investment in fertilizer manufacturing.
  • Message development, communication planning and execution for first global office in South America and ongoing expansion to assets and offices in 25 countries.
  • Communication planning and execution for corporate name change and rebranding.
  • Public relations planning, execution and media relations for naming rights to minor league baseball stadium.
  • Development and execution of communication for groundbreaking joint venture between the nation’s two leading agricultural supply cooperatives.
  • Marketing communications and media relations programs to support changes in the company’s agricultural supply division.

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