Tom Roosevelt

Tom is the founder and President of Roosevelt Dairy Trade, Inc.  He holds a BA from Connecticut College and a MS in Agricultural Economics from Penn State University. He began his career as a grain trader with Continental Grain Company. Subsequently he worked for 11 years at Ecoval Dairy Trade (formerly M.E. Franks, Inc.), where he was the National Sales Director.  He founded Roosevelt Dairy Trade in 1996.


Mike Spano

Mike began his career with M.E. Franks, Inc., and joined Roosevelt Dairy Trade in 1997.  He trades within all areas of the dairy industry and heads up our dairy futures business.


Larry Kelley

Larry began his career with M.E. Franks, Inc. in 1985, and joined Roosevelt Dairy Trade in 1998. He works primarily in the food industry and is also in charge of our business in Mexico.


Al Knickerbocker

Al joined Roosevelt Dairy Trade in 2006 after spending over 20 years working for wholesale feed distributors in the Midwest. He is responsible for sales to the domestic feed market.



Mary joined Roosevelt Dairy Trade in 2006.  Her background includes a college degree in business and experience as a purchasing agent, customer service representative and credit analyst. She currently oversees all business management duties for Roosevelt Dairy Trade including accounting and inventory functions.