“Part of what makes us unique at Farm Credit is our cooperative structure,” says Tom Truitt, CEO of MidAtlantic Farm Credit. “Our board members are comprised of our borrowers, who are considered members of Farm Credit and have a voice in how we operate as an Association.”
WESTMINSTER, Md. (PRWEB) June 04, 2019
MidAtlantic Farm Credit has announced the results of their 2019 board of directors and nominating committee elections.
The board of director elections winners are: David R. Smith (Keystone election region); Gary L. Grossnickle (Central Maryland election region); Charles M. Wright IV (Marva election region); John Travis Hastings (Delaware election region); and T. Jeffery Jennings (Valley election region). Each member of the board of directors was elected to a four year term. There were no open positions in MidAtlantic’s Chesapeake election region.
Those elected to the 2020 nominating committee are: Samuel K. Roop and John “Trevor” W. Hoff (Central Maryland election region); Edward Robinson and Susan Andrews (Chesapeake election region); James H. Baxter IV and Timothy J. Rogers (Delaware election region); Curtis L. Zimmerman and Nelson R. Beam (Keystone election region); Charles M. Wright V and Alan H. Hudson (Marva election region); and John R. Ruffner and Philip B. Glaize III (Valley election region). Each member of the nominating committee was elected to a one year term.
MidAtlantic Farm Credit is a member-owned cooperative, and part of the national Farm Credit System. The Association’s board of directors and nominating committee members are Farm Credit borrowers, elected by other borrowers, and work together to make sure the Association continues to fulfill its mission to support America’s farming families.
“Part of what makes us unique at Farm Credit is our cooperative structure,” says Tom Truitt, CEO of MidAtlantic Farm Credit. “Our board members are comprised of our borrowers, who are considered members of Farm Credit and have a voice in how we operate as an Association. We appreciate everyone who took the time to vote in this year’s election.”
The 2019 election took place via mail, with the ballots going out to all voting stockholders in April. For more information about MidAtlantic Farm Credit’s board of directors, or to learn how you can become a candidate for a board position, please visit mafc.com/about/leadership/board-directors.
About MidAtlantic Farm Credit
MidAtlantic Farm Credit is an agricultural lending cooperative owned by its member‐borrowers. It provides farm loans for land, equipment, livestock and production; crop insurance; and rural home mortgages. The co-op has over 11,500 members and over $2.8 billion in loans outstanding. MidAtlantic has branches serving Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia. It is part of the national Farm Credit System, a network of financial cooperatives established in 1916 to provide a dependable source of credit to farmers and rural America.