Jan Archer is an owner of Archer Farms LLC in Goldsboro, North Carolina. The farrow-to-wean operation has 1,200 sows and produces about 28,000 weaned pigs annually. Archer also raises corn, soybeans and hay on 120 acres and operates Archer Consulting, an enterprise that provides personnel training to the pork industry, including Pork Quality Assurance(PQA) Plus®, Youth PQA Plus® and Transport Quality Assurance (TQA)® certifications for producers and allied industries. Archer has served on the National Pork Board Finance, Domestic Marketing and Producer and State Services committees. She is a member of the 2007 Pork Leadership Academy class and an Operation Main Street speaker. She serves on the executive committee of the North Carolina Pork Council and the North Carolina 4-H Development Board.