Kenneth A. Spearman
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.

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Recent Updates

April 25, 2016
New guidance in the FCA Examination Manual:

See the Examination Manual's Recent Updates page for a list of other sections that have been revised.

Office of Inspector General Audit Report: FCA's Controls Over the Electronic Official Personnel Folder (PDF, 14 pages, 434 KB)

April 15, 2016
Farm Credit Administration Plain Writing Act Compliance Report (PDF, 11 pages, 63 KB)

April 14, 2016
FCA Board Receives Report on Economic Conditions Affecting Agriculture and Update on Farm Credit System Condition (news release)

Approved Minutes of March 10, 2016, FCA Board Meeting
(PDF, 14 pages, 315 KB)


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