Erica T. Kuhlmann is a Managing Director and Head of BMO Harris Bank’s Food, Consumer and Agribusiness Group, which focuses on building banking relationships with mid-market companies in the industry sector. Erica is a twenty-nine-year veteran of the BMO Financial Group, having served in various leadership roles throughout her tenure at the bank.
She has worked with agribusiness companies, branded and private-label food manufacturers, frontline commodity processors, wholesale and retail distributors and grocery chains throughout her career, providing banking services, capital, and advice to companies in the sector.
Erica holds a BA from Northwestern University and an MBA from the Booth School of Management at the University of Chicago. She is a board member of IFAMA, the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association, and serves as Treasurer on the Board of Trustees for The Food Institute. In addition, Erica participates in many food and agribusiness industry organizations.