Voting customers of Farm Credit Mid-America, a $22 billion financial services cooperative serving farmers, agribusinesses and rural residents in Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Tennessee, have elected two incumbents and one new member to the Association’s Board of Directors:
· Rachel Vonderhaar of Camden, Ohio
· David Bates of Shepherdsville, Kentucky
· Dale “Bud” Tucker of Greeneville, Tennessee
“As a cooperative, Farm Credit Mid-America is effective and successful when our customers are actively engaged in voting” said Andrew Wilson, Farm Credit Mid-America Board Chair. “This engagement allows us to continue to partner to secure the future of rural communities and agriculture.”
Farm Credit Mid-America directors are nominated for positions on a state-by-state basis within the Association’s four-state territory, and are elected by the Association’s voting customers. Customers also vote on the Nominating Committee by state. The Nominating Committee selects candidates for both the Board of Directors and the Nominating Committee.
Members of the 2018 Nominating Committee are as follows:
INDIANA: Dan Arnholt, Columbus; A.J. Booher, West Lafayette; Lisa Hammock, Madison; Allen Mohler, Lebanon; John Powell, Warsaw.
KENTUCKY: Kenneth Anderson, Winchester; Rodney Grusy, Elizabethtown; Chris Mitchell, Flemingsburg; Alice Maze Porter, Maysville; Glenn Williams, London.
OHIO: Paul Andre, Wauseon; Johnita “Jo” Baumgardner, Jeffersonville; Cathy Lennartz, Ft. Recovery; Wayne McMichael, Wapakoneta; Virginia “Ginny” Zumberge, Celina.
TENNESSEE: Melanie Loyd, Pikeville; Ben Moore, Dresden; Ben Sanders, Columbia; Kyle Wills, Greeneville; John Woolfolk, Jackson.
Source: Farm Credit Mid-America