Farmers Boards of Governors

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Gisselle Acevedo, CT


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Ms. Acevedo is an entrepreneurial business leader with experience in corporate and nonprofit settings.  She founded a Consulting firm which provides services to corporations and non-profits. She formerly served as President of a non-profit educational and social services agency and has held various executive positions in corporate settings throughout her career.

Tom Allen, CO


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Mr. Allen is a strategic senior executive with continuous success in the construction, telecommunications, and agricultural industries.  He is a member of non-profit boards and is a former CPA. 

Kenneth Bentley, CA


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Mr. Bentley is a retired Vice President and head of the company Foundation for a large multinational corporation, and his career has also included various positions in public relations and marketing.  He is an accomplished author, and serves on many civic, community and advisory boards.

Marla Bleavins, CA


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Ms. Bleavins is Deputy Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer for a large public entity in the city of Los Angeles.  She oversees and has executive experience in accounting, contracts and purchasing, financial planning and analysis, debt and treasury, risk management, and human resources. 

Joe Bryant, OK


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Mr. Bryant has founded and manages a military medal manufacturing business, and other local related businesses.  He also owns and manages commercial real estate properties.  Mr. Bryant is retired from the United States Air Force.

Julio Da Silva, CO


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Mr. Da Silva is the Vice President of Business Systems Engineering at a global industrial real-estate company.  He has extensive experience in defining enterprise IT strategy, architecture, information management and executive leadership.  

Alan Gildemeister, IL


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Mr. Gildemeister is co-founder, President and CEO of a machine tool importation company that he has developed and continues to expand.  He has had a 45-year career in sales, sales management, business ownership and leadership within the machine tool industry. He actively participates in an industrial trade association and fully supports their foundation that promotes youth in manufacturing.  

Guy Hanson, MT


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Mr. Hanson owns and operates a retail establishment, which he has expanded during his career.  He has an accounting background and is active in business related and community organizations.

Scott Hood, KS


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Mr. Hood is a Strategy, Risk and Assurance Partner. He assists large credit unions in meeting the demanding economic, regulatory and strategic challenges they face in today’s business environment.  He previously held several executive positions in corporate settings and was the owner of a financial consulting firm. 

Gail Jackson, CA


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Dr. Jackson is a physician actively practicing in the Los Angeles area for over thirty years.  She has held positions of authority within her malpractice insurance company and is also very active in other professional and civic organizations.

Don Jue, CA


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Mr. Jue is a retired executive from an American multinational technology corporation with operations in over 171 countries.  He has held a number of executive positions and served on numerous boards and charitable organizations.  

Sherman Lewis III, TX


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Mr. Lewis is the founder and CEO of numerous businesses with franchise operations throughout Texas. Over the past 18 years, he has employed over 10,000 Texans. Mr. Lewis also works closely with numerous Non-Profit Organizations.

Ronald Marrone, KS


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Mr. Marrone shares a partnership in the overall operation of a family-owned food service distribution company providing service to customers in three states.  He has been recognized for his service in leadership positions in organizations and the community.

Gary Martin, CO


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Mr. Martin is a retired executive.  He was the founder and president of a commercial real estate and property management firm.  He is a Real Estate Broker and is active in various business and charitable organizations. 

Ronald Myhan, TX


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Mr. Myhan is a retired executive of the Farmers Exchange, where he served as the Exchanges' Chief Financial Officer. During his 39-year career, he oversaw the Finance, Treasury, Reinsurance, and other related functions of the Company.

Donald Rodriguez, CA


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Mr. Rodriguez is the Chief Executive Officer of a community non-profit organization. He previously founded and built a successful business as Owner-Manager of an insurance agency, representing various lines of insurance. He was recognized with numerous awards for outstanding sales performance.

Janice Scott, CA


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Dr. Scott retired in late 2021 after practicing dentistry for over 35 years. She has won numerous honors and awards in the dental field and has served in leadership roles in numerous professional organizations.