Jill Long Thompson
Kenneth A. Spearman
Board Chairman and CEO

President Barack Obama has designated Kenneth A. Spearman Board Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Farm Credit Administration effective March 13, 2015. He succeeds Jill Long Thompson, who served as Chair and CEO since November 27, 2012.

Mr. Spearman has served as a member of the FCA Board since his appointment by President Obama in October 2009.

For more information, please see the March 16, 2015, press release.

Best Places to Work in the Federal Government logo

Scenery Images


Recent Updates

July 21, 2015
A final rule on flood insurance was published today in the Federal Register. It was issued jointly by FCA and four other Federal financial regulators.

by the Honorable Kenneth A. Spearman at the AgFirst Farm Credit Bank Annual Meeting on June 29, 2015 (PDF, 5 pages, 55 KB)

Remarks by the Honorable Jeffery S. Hall at the AgriBank Board Meeting on June 17, 2015 (PDF, 3 pages, 27 KB)

July 14, 2015
Mergers, Name Changes, and Other Corporate Activity as of July 1, 2015

A final rule to update the regulation on FCA field office locations was published in the Federal Register today. The rule amends the regulation to reflect an address change following a field office relocation.

July 13, 2015
FCA's 2014 Annual Report on the Farm Credit System (PDF, 74 pages, 15.50 MB)


View Archive of Updates

Subscribe to FCA News Email List  Subscribe to FCA News Email List

Browse by Audience

FCS Management


FCS Board of Directors


FCS Borrowers


Public Commenters


Job Seekers








En EspaƱol


Quick Links

FCA Handbook


News & Events


Submit Data to FCA


Informational Memos




Employment Homepage


Can't Find What You Need?


Locate a LenderFCA Open GovernmentFCA S.A.F.E. Act

Heartbleed bug info