William L. Matthaei | Chairman

William (Bill) Matthaei has been with Roman Meal Company for over forty years. As Chairman of this family owned company, now headquartered in Fargo, North Dakota, USA, Bill is responsible for company direction and oversight. He is also Chairman of Dakota Specialty Enterprises, Roman Meal Company’s parent company.

Bill is an active member of the American Bakers’ Association, Rotary International, and several conservation organizations. He served as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy and holds degrees from the University of Washington and University of Denver.

Bill is an avid outdoor enthusiast.  With his wife Joan, they have two children and five grandchildren.