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Farm Credit Services of America Customer-Owners Elect Three to Board of Directors


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Judith Nygren Corporate Communications & Public Relations Specialist
Phone: 402-348-3346


Omaha, Nebraska – (March 23, 2016) Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica) stockholders elected three producers to the financial cooperative’s Board of Directors:

Cris Miller has a family ranch near Spearfish, South Dakota, that includes commercial cow-calf and backgrounding operations as well as feed crops.

Jon Van Beek farms near Primghar, Iowa. His family raises corn and soybean seed and contract finish pigs.

Jennifer Zessin lives in Madison, Nebraska, and grows corn and soybeans.

Miller, Van Beek and Zessin ran as incumbents. Each will serve a four-year term that runs from April 1, 2016, to March 31, 2020.

About Farm Credit Services of America

Farm Credit Services of America is a customer-owned financial cooperative proud to finance the growth of rural America, including the special needs of young and beginning producers. With nearly $24.8 billion in assets and $4.3 billion in members’ equity, FCSAmerica is one of the region’s leading providers of credit and insurance services to farmers, ranchers, agribusiness and rural residents in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming. Learn more at