Dick Groves

    Dick Groves joined the Cheese Reporter part-time in 1978, then started working full-time at the paper in 1980, after graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in agricultural journalism. Dick was promoted to editor of the Cheese Reporter in 1985, then acquired the paper from its previous owner in 1989, and has served as its publisher as well as editor since then. In addition to owning and editing the Cheese Reporter for more than 26 years, Dick has also served on the board of directors of the American Cheese Society, and is currently serving on the board of directors of the Wisconsin Cheese Makers Association.