As a borrower-owned cooperative, members are stockholders in the association. As owners, members have input into how the association does business by electing fellow members to serve on the association's Board of Directors. Our association's Board of Directors is comprised of 15 Directors who meet regularly to analyze and guide business decisions along with senior management.
Our bylaws also allow the Board to appoint up to three additional outside directors to provide additional business expertise and perspective.
Our 15-member Board includes:
- 12 Directors - directly elected by members
- 1 Director - a stockholder appointed by Board
- 2 Directors - outside persons appointed by Board based on professional expertise they offer
Farm Credit of Western Arkansas Directors
Association territory is divided into regions, by county. Each Director represents their local region.
Region 1 Benton, Crawford, & Washington Counties
Region 2 Carroll, Franklin, Johnson, Madison, Newton & Pope Counties
Region 3 Logan, Polk, Scott, Sebastian, & Yell Counties
Region 4 Baxter, Boone, Conway, Faulkner, Marion, Perry, Searcy & Van Buren Counties
Region 5 Clark, Dallas, Garland, Grant, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Howard, Montgomery, Pike, & Saline Counties
Region 6 Calhoun, Columbia, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada, Ouachita, Sevier & Union Counties
2016-2017 Board of Directors