KAAPA Ethanol Holdings, LLC

Our hours are from 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m., Monday though Friday.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

PO Box 2318
Kearney, NE 68847

Main Phone Number

(308) 455-4190

Physical Address

15 South Central Avenue
Kearney, NE 68847

Main Fax Number

(308) 455-3400


Chuck Woodside Chief Executive Officer ext: 3012
Shana Dahlgren Chief Financial Officer ext: 3011
Rick Sorensen Logistics Manager ext: 3013
Blake Beno Merchandising Manager ext: 3021
Tim Vogt Environmental and Safety Manager ext: 3024
Lee Ann Wilson Controller ext: 3016
Derek Hock Business System Manager ext: 3017
Jena Johnson HR Administrator ext: 3014
Shannon Spiers Compliance Analyst ext: 3027
Jennifer Mason Administrative Assistant ext: 3015
Jane Fecht Merchandiser ext: 3020
Cole Lambrecht Merchandiser ext: 3026
Candy Jakubowski Merchandiser ext: 6129

Board Member Directory:

Name, Position Hometown Term Email
Paul Kenny, President Kearney, NE 2023 prkenney@hotmail.com
LaMoine Smith, Vice-President Denton, NE 2022 lamoine@gtmc.net
Rod Ganwish, Secretary Shelton, NE 2022 rkgangwish@aol.com
Steve Mercer, Treasurer Kearney, NE 2021 smercer2@yahoo.com
Andy Tomsen Minden, NE 2021
. 2022
Scott McPheeters Gothenburg, NE 2023
Craig Weber Kearney, NE 2023

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    KAAPA Ethanol Holdings, LLC is located just south of I-80 on South Central Avenue in Kearney, NE

    • Kearney to Minden – 15 miles South
    • Kearney to Ravenna – 36 miles North
    • Kearney to Elm Creek – 19 miles West

    For additional information call:
    (308) 455-4190

    KAAPA Ethanol Holdings, LLC

    15 South Central Avenue
    PO Box 2318
    Kearney, NE 68847

    (308) 455-4190

    KAAPA Ethanol, LLC

    8450 KAAPA Lane
    PO Box 238
    Minden, NE 68959

    (308) 743-2217

    KAAPA Ethanol Ravenna, LLC

    35955 Navaho Road
    PO Box 85
    Ravenna, NE 68869

    (308) 452-3900

    KAAPA Grains, LLC

    4270 Turkey Creek Road
    PO Box 589
    Elm Creek, NE 68836

    (308) 856-4643

    • COVID-19

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    • Distillers Hours

      Minden - 24/7/365

      Ravenna - Wet and Dry Distillers 6:00am-6:00pm

    • Please Note:

      Until further notice, all Grain checks will be mailed upon settlement.  No checks are available for pickup at the offices in an effort to maintain personal separation.  Questions, please call 308-455-4195.  Grain receiving and WGDS loading will continue as normal.   We appreciate your patience.

    • Grain Receiving Hours

      Elm Creek 

      Normal Hours - Monday - Friday 8am-5pm


      Normal Hours - Monday - Friday 8am -4pm


      Normal Hours - Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm


      Subject to change due to weather.

    • New Office Location

      15 South Central Ave., Kearney NE

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      We cannot accept any flood damaged grain at any of our locations.

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