Agriculture Advisory Council

The Agriculture Advisory Council is made up of 13 members throughout the district who represent diverse agriculture and agribusiness interests from citrus, cotton, timber, and row crop farming to cattle, rice, and grain exporting. Council members offer the Atlanta Fed their unique perspectives on current and projected economic conditions.

David Bertrand
Owner/Partner
Bertrand Rice LLC

Lorraine Bertrand
Owner
Bertrand Rice LLC

Donna Jo Curtis
Owner/Operator
Curtis Farm

Marsha Folsom
Chief Development Officer
Resource Fiber LLC

Mike Giles
President
Georgia Poultry Federation

George F. Hamner Jr.
President
Indian River Exchange Packers Inc.

Bart Krisle
Chief Executive Officer
Tennessee Farmers Cooperative

Gaylon Lawrence
Partner
The Lawrence Group

Larkin Martin
Owner
Martin Farms

James H. Sanford
Chairman of the Board
HOME Place Farms

Gray Skipper
Vice President
Scotch Plywood Company Inc.

Robert M. Thomas
President
Two Rivers Ranch Inc.

John D. Williams
President and Chief Executive Officer
Zen-Noh Grain Corporation