Dale Haudrich is a lifelong resident of rural Waterloo in Monroe County, IL. A farmer who has lived and worked on the same property that he grew up on, Dale raises corn, soybeans, wheat, and alfalfa.
Dale is involved in agricultural, county, community and civic activities. He is a member of the Monroe County Farm Bureau having served on the board and as chairman since joining as a Young Farmer. He is involved with Comprehensive Planning and Land-Use Committees. He served a term as a County Commissioner from 2002-2008. He is a member of the Hecker Community Center and Waterloo Lion's Club having functioned in a leadership role in both organizations.
Dale is a member of the Mon-Claire Corn Growers Association, having served as its chair and now as a director on the Illinois Corn Marketing Board.
He is an active member of St. Augustine Catholic Church in Hecker and its Knights of Columbus group.
Dale and his wife Kathryn (Kay) have three children and five grandchildren.