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2023 Farm Credit of Western Arkansas Director Election 2023 Farm Credit of Western Arkansas Director Election

2023 Annual Director Election Now Open

Ballots will arrive in your mailbox. Voting is your right and responsibility as a cooperative member.

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Farm Credit of Western Arkansas

Marketing & Communications Team

Update October 12, 2023: The 2023 Director Election is closed. Click here to view the election results.

Ballots have been mailed for the 2023 Farm Credit of Western Arkansas Director Election. Here are some things you should know as a member:

  • Director candidate information and ballots were mailed on September 12, 2023. Ballots were addressed to voting stockholders as of date of record - July 31, 2023.
  • To vote: Review candidate information, complete the ballot, and return it in the postage-paid envelope provided. You may vote for one director in each area up for election.
  • Voting stockholders are responsible for electing directors and nominating committee members annually.
  • Ballots must be received by 4:30 p.m. on October 11, 2023. Results will be announced on October 12 and posted at all branch offices and on myaglender.com. Postcards will also be mailed to members. 
  • Fore every eligible ballot returned, Farm Credit of Western Arkansas will donate $10, split evenly between the Arkansas 4-H Foundation and Arkansas FFA Foundation.
Director Area Map All areas have one position up for election in 2023.

2023 Director Candidates Listed Alphabetically

All positions are for a four-year term

 

Area 1

Audie R.

Crawford County

Jeff D. Ray

Sebastian County

Area 2

Robert W. Caldwell

Yell County

Gerald W. Strobel

Logan County

Area 3

Steve Burke

Hempstead County

Robert Martinez

Sevier County

Nominees for 2024 Association Nominating Committee

All areas are a one-year term.

  • Area 1A Chad Amos, Benton
  • Area 1A Johnny L. Gunsaulis, Benton
  • Area 1B John W. Calhoon, Jr., Washington
  • Area 1B Ronnie T. Horn, Washington
  • Area 1C Kirkland “Kirk” W. Delk, Boone
  • Area 1C Carol A. “Ann” Russell, Sebastian
  • Area 2A Ernest J. “EJ” Neissl, Franklin
  • Area 2A ​Mary “Jeana” Sing, Franklin
  • Area 2B ​Casey T. Cotton, Logan
  • Area 2B ​Ronnie R. Whitley, Jr., Logan
  • Area 2C ​Jerry L. Hartwick, Faulkner
  • Area 2C ​Wade Wiedower, Faulkner
  • Area 3A Rainna K. Ghormley, Hempstead
  • Area 3A Andrew Tankersley, Hempstead
  • Area 3B Danielle M. Kitchens, Howard
  • Area 3B Gabrielle Williams, Garland
  • Area 3C Patricia Ann Maben, Sevier
  • Area 3C Suzanne L. Watkins, Hempstead

Contact us if you have any questions about the director election process. 

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