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.

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August 3, 2015
Last week the Farm Credit Administration published in the Federal Register a notice of effective date for the final rule on stockholder voting procedures. The final rule took effect on July 27.

Agenda for August 13 FCA Board Meeting. Please notify FCA 24 hours in advance if you would like to attend. See the Events page for more information.

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)


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