GOVERNANCE ELECTION RESULTS

Customer elections are held annually for members of our Board of Directors and Nominating Committee.

2019 ELECTION OVERVIEW

The Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica) Board is comprised of 15 members: 12 elected by customer-stockholders and three appointed Directors. FCSAmerica customer-stockholders elected three Directors to a 4-year term effective April 1, 2019:

Race 1: Steve Henry, Nevada, IA, was re-elected to the Board. Steve Henry has served on the FCSAmerica Board since 2011. Alan J. Steffens, Clermont, IA, was the other candidate in this race.

Race 2: Phil Bamesberger, Indianola, NE, was elected to the Board. Bill Stalder, Salem, NE, was the other candidate in this race.

Race 3: Rick Maxfield, Lyman, WY, was re-elected to the Board. Rick Maxfield has served on the FCSAmerica Board since 2013. Ron Rabou, Albin, WY, was the other candidate in this race.

Board Appointments: Jim Kortan, Brookings, SD, was re-appointed to serve on the FCSAmerica Board. Jim has been a member of the Board since 2015. His four-year term will be effective April 1, 2019.

Board Retirements: Randy Peters, McCook, NE, will be retiring from the FCSAmerica Board effective March 31, 2019. He has served on the Board since 2003.

The following customer-stockholders were elected to serve a one-year term on the Nominating Committee beginning April 1, 2019.

Nominating Committee Race

Elected

Alternate(s) in the order listed*

1

Dana Morgan, Corning, IA

Jesse Moser, Inwood, IA
W. Dave Roberts, Missouri Valley, IA

2

Jeff Burkley, Geneva, IA

Travis Sonksen, Stratford, IA

3

Jason Madden, Armstrong, IA

Mark Buskohl, Grundy Center, IA

4

Mark Ogden, North Liberty, IA

Mary Goebel, Guttenberg, IA

5

Brock Hansen, Baxter, IA

Steve Dolch, Villisca, IA
Mark Daggy, Des Moines, IA

6

Jake Wasserburger, Crawford, NE

Curtis Lemburg, Ewing, NE

7

Merlin Oswald, Madison, NE

Jeremy Heitmann, Chester, NE

8

Kevin Blakeman, Anselmo, NE

Tyson Schimmer, Grand Island, NE
Cale Carlson, Marquette, NE

9

Mark Mueller, Big Stone City, SD

Scott Brandenburger, Clear Lake, SD

10

Wyatt Walter, Howard, SD

Anne Waltner, Parker, SD

11

Deb Kukuchka, Belle Fourche, SD

Daniel Oedekoven, Sturgis, SD

12

Marty Watkins, Mountain View, WY

Christopher Labbe, Banner, WY


Get involved in your cooperative. Customer-owners can submit candidate profiles for open governance positions through June 1, 2019.

STOCKHOLDER RELATIONS CONTACT

For eligibility or election process questions, contact our Legal Specialist at sr@fcsamerica.com or 800-531-3905.