Sherry Jones Appointed to FCS Financial Board of Directors
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., May 1, 2012 – Effective April 25, the FCS Financial Board of Directors appointed Sherry Jones of Dawn, Mo., to a one-year term to fill a vacancy on the board. The vacancy was created in March when Brian Peterson was elected to the AgriBank Board of Directors. Sherry previously served on the Stockholder Advisory Committee for FCS Financial.
Sherry and her husband Charles own 1,400 acres and rent an additional 1,500 acres. Their farming operation consists of a commercial cow-calf operation, along with raising wheat, corn, soybeans, alfalfa, and hay. Sherry currently serves as President, Livingston County Farm Bureau; Chair, Missouri Farm Bureau Sixth District PAC; and District Director, Missouri Transportation Alliance. She also serves on the board of the Missouri Agriculture and Small Business Development Authority, Calvary Baptist Church Finance Committee, and the Missouri State Fair Commission. She was employed 22 years with Bank Midwest and served 9 years on the Missouri Farm Bureau Board of Directors. She and Charles have two children, Tyler and Meredith.
"We are pleased that Sherry Jones will join the FCS Financial Board," said Daryl Oldvader, CEO. "Her expertise and experience in finance and farming will provide many benefits to the organization as the agricultural industry continues to advance."
FCS Financial is a member of the Farm Credit System. The system is a nationwide network of cooperative lending institutions that provides credit and financial services to farmers, ranchers, rural residents and agribusinesses. FCS Financial provides services to 102 counties in Missouri through a network of 25 offices. With more than 95 years of agricultural lending experience, the Farm Credit System is the largest single provider of agricultural credit in the United States.
For more information about FCS Financial, visit www.myfcsfinancial.com.
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