Hillsboro, North Dakota farmer Cindy Pulskamp is the first woman to lead on the American Crystal Sugar Company’s board of directors. “I believe that throughout the course of American Crystal Sugar, there have been many women that would have had skills, opportunity, education, leadership and knowledge that probably would have had that opportunity also. I’m just surprised that someone had not come forward before me.” Pulskamp says work-life balance requires a good partnership. Hear her story by listening to ‘Stepping Up and Moving Forward’ on on iTunes and Google Play. engAGe coverage is sponsored by AgCountry Farm Credit Services, Corteva Agriscience: the agriculture division of Dow DuPont, North Dakota Soybean Council and North Dakota Grain Growers Association.