WILLMAR — Ross Larson has accepted the position of controller with the Jennie-O Turkey Store accounting team. He is replacing Tom Konkol, who has retired.

Larson has extensive experience in turkey and commodity accounting and finance. Before coming to Jennie-O, he was the interim director of finance and business for academic affairs at Baylor University. He has also worked for Cargill Inc. and CHS.

A graduate of the University of Minnesota-Duluth, Larson has a bachelor's in accounting. He completed his master's of business administration at Texas A&M University. He has also earned his certified public accountant and certified internal auditor designations.