Phil Reginelli - Broker
Phil Reginelli came to Advance Trading in 1990 as a Broker and has served on the Board of Directors for 16 years. Phil covers the territory east of the Mississippi River. Originally from Cincinnati Ohio, he graduated from Ohio State University with a degree in Ag Economics. Phil started in the industry in 1983 and has worked in all facets of grain elevator origination, merchandising and management. He resides in Bloomington with his wife. His son graduated in Ag Business from the University of Illinois and also works for ATI. One of his daughters is pursuing a Master's degree in Theology at Vanderbilt. His other daughter is married with one child and lives in Bloomington. In his free time, Phil plays the keyboard for his church and other ministries. He also enjoys golfing and running.
Originally, from Lapeer, Michigan, Mark has been with ATI since 1998 as a Merchandising Consultant covering the eastern Corn Belt. He received a degree in computer programming with a minor in management and accounting from Baker College of Business. He started in the agriculture business in 1992 working for a large corporation in Michigan. Mark then worked for a large private elevator before coming to Advance Trading. He resides in the Bloomington-Normal area with wife and twins. In his free time, Mark enjoys the outdoors, hunting, fishing, biking and running.
A Bloomington, Illinois native, Michael started at ATI in 2009 as a Commercial Broker and Merchandising Consultant covering territory east of the Mississippi River. He is a University of Illinois graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Agriculture and Consumer Economics with an emphasis in Agribusiness, Markets and Management. Prior to joining ATI, Michael spent two years working as a commodity merchandiser for Bunge North. He currently lives in Bloomington with his wife and English bulldog. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, exercising and playing golf.
Originally from Highland, Illinois, Stephanie began working at ATI in October 2009 as a Broker Assistant. She is married and has two sons. In her free time, Stephanie enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Joanie Krajewski - Broker Assistant
Joanie grew up on a farm outside West Lafayette, Indiana and graduated from Purdue University with a marketing management degree. (The family farm was sold to Purdue in the late 1970’s, and continues to be one of the Purdue Research Foundation’s field testing facilities.) Joanie married John, started a family (Jim and Hannah, now in college) in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, and moved to Bloomington in 1998. After working in purchasing for various manufacturing companies, she came to Advance in 2008. Joanie enjoys books, movies, music, making jewelry, and cheering for the Chicago Bears and Bulls. She’s given up on the Cubs.
Mark Montes de Oca - Broker Assistant
A native of the North Side of Chicago, Illinois, moved to Bloomington and attended Central Catholic High School, and got my Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management at Lincoln College in Normal. When I am not spending time with my family, I love to play sports and work out, as well as attend as many Chicago professional sporting events as possible. Go Bears, Cubs, Bulls, and Blackhawks!