Stephanie LarscheidExecutive Director Prairie Family Business Association
Stephanie served as Executive Director of PFBA from 2015 – 2018 and returned in 2019 to lead the Association. She has a proven record of building relationships with members and developing programs that add value to family businesses. Stephanie earned her undergraduate degree from Iowa State University Ivy College of Business and a MBA from the University of South Dakota Beacom School of Business.
To help family businesses thrive through generations
Our Core Values
- Professional: We operate in a highly professional manner. From our written communication to our verbal communication and everything in between.
- Focused: We are focused on our mission each day by striving to provide high value to our members.
- Building Connections: We help families navigate the complexities of being in business together. Connections are established among fellow members, sponsors and advisors.
- Above and Beyond: We deliver on the needs of families and provide them with valuable resources. Customer service is important to us.
We are honored to help our member families succeed today and plan for the future.
“Working with family businesses is a pleasure and a privilege,” said Larscheid. “I’m excited to lead an organization that has an outstanding reputation for serving families, advisors and communities across the Midwest.”
The Prairie Family Business Association, founded in 1993, contributes to the Midwest economy through its mission of enhancing long-term survival and success of its family business members through quality education, programming and networking. The association serves nearly 200 member businesses in South Dakota, North Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa and Nebraska.