ACS Fireside Chats


We know that it’s easy to feel disconnected from our cheese community these days so we’re coming to you! Every Friday at 3 p.m. MT, ACS Executive Director, Karen Lundquist will host guests, talk resources, answer questions, and share your stories on Instagram Live.

Upcoming Chats

We’re excited to welcome our upcoming guests!* Tune in on the ACS Instagram page every Friday.

  • July 10, 2020 – Heather Tucker, ACS. Karen and Heather will discuss ACS Virtual Programming including our first ever virtual member event!

*Guests and dates are subject to change.

Missed a Chat?

Click below to watch a previous recording (all videos can be found on our IGTV).

  • April 24, 2020 – Karen introduces the ACS Fireside Chat series
  • May 1, 2020  – Babs Hogan, The Healthy Cheese Lady
  • May 8, 2020 – Katie Bray, Oregon Cheese Guild
  • May 15, 2020 – Janee’ Muha, The Mobile Monger
  • May 22, 2020 – Mike Koch, FireFly Farms
  • June 12, 2020 – Jeffery Mitchell, Culpeper Cheese
  • June 19, 2020 – Marianne Smukowski, Wisconsin Center for Dairy Research
  • June 26, 2020 Part 1 & Part 2 – Agela Abdullah, Cheese Marketing and Sales Professional