The Personalities That Drive Direct Contact

The success of Direct Contact can be directly attributed to our contractors, that hardworking and dedicated
group of individuals who tackle the field work on each of our projects.  Each month, Direct Contact, Inc. presents a Spotlight
feature to show our appreciation and recognize the efforts of our dedicated contractors on the DCI/DRI team.

Lacy Mortenson - September 2021

This month we are pleased to present Lacy Mortenson for our Spotlight Feature. Lacy is an agronomist, wife, mother, and a phenomenal resource on our contractor team. Lacy lives in central Iowa, farms with her family, and is the definition of an "agvocate"! We are pleased to have Lacy on our team as her knowledge, expertise, and compassion shine through in each task that she touches. Please enjoy reading more about Lacy in this month's Contractor Spotlight. 

How did you get involved with DCI?
    I learned about DCI and their project opportunities from my husband who worked for Bayer.


Tell us about your background:
    I grew up on a farm in central Iowa, went to Iowa State University for Ag Studies and Agronomy.  After graduation, I worked as an Agronomist in North Dakota and Minnesota before moving back to Iowa to have 2 kids and help farm.


What is the best thing about being a DCI Contractor?
    I enjoy the flexibility to take kids to appointments and swim lessons.  I am able to make money and still have the flexibility to have a life!


Tell us about your home and family.
    I live in central Iowa with my husband TJ and our two children, ages 8 & 6.


What was your first job?
    My first job was picking up rocks in the field and walking beans.


What are your hobbies and interests?
    My hobby right now is running my kids to their hobbies! They participate in go-kart racing, horse riding, softball, and t-ball. My hobby used to be team roping.


What do you do the first hour of the morning?
    I drink coffee and watch the news


What is your greatest achievement?
    My children


What are you ordering for your favorite meal?


What is your favorite music group or musician?
    Garth Brooks


Tell us about your favorite pet.
    Any dog is a good dog.


What was your first concert?


Do you have a guilty pleasure?


Where in the world are you dying to visit?
    Alaska or Hawaii


What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?
    Spend time with your kids, they grow up fast.


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Phone: 800.558.6803




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