2017 Election Results

Effective April 1, 2017, the Frontier Farm Credit Board will be comprised of seven members: six elected by customer-stockholders and one appointed Director. As you will see in the 2017 election results below, there are a number of Directors who will be retiring from the Board as a result of the election and the Board’s downsizing plan.

Director Race 1: Bill Miller, Council Grove, KS, was re-elected to a 1-year term. Bill has served on the Board since 2006. Larry Hoobler, was the other candidate in this race and will be retiring from the Board on March 31, 2017. Larry has served on the Board since 2008.

Director Race 2: Steve Powers, Chanute, KS, was re-elected to a 2-year term. Steve has served on the Board since 2010. Richard Bradford, Chanute, KS, was the other candidate in this race.

Director Race 3: Ron Dunbar, Princeton, KS, was re-elected to a 2-year term. Ron has served on the Board since 2003. Mark Wulfkuhle, Berryton, KS, was the other candidate in this race. Mark has served on the Board since 2007.

Director Race 4: Jennifer Gehrt, Alma, KS, was re-elected to a 3-year term on the Board. Jennifer has served on the Board since 2011. Jim Feldkamp of Wamego, KS, was the other candidate in this race. Jim previously served on the Board from 1998 to March 2016.

Director Race 5: Shane Tiffany, Alta Vista, KS, was elected to a 4-year term on the Board. Aaron Sylvester of Wamego, KS, was the other candidate in this race.

Director Race 6: Lee Mueller, Hiawatha, KS, was re-elected to a 4-year term on the Board. Lee has served on the Board since 2015. Mike Collinge, Hamilton, KS, was the other candidate in this race. Mike has served on the Board since 2014.

Appointed Board Member: Kathy Brick, Overland Park, KS, was reappointed to the Board for a 4-year term beginning April 1, 2017. Kathy has served on the Board since 2014. The appointed Board position currently held by Bill Fleming, Lawrence, KS, will be eliminated effective March 31, 2017. Bill has served on the Board since 2007.

The following customer-stockholders were elected to serve a one-year term on the Nominating Committee beginning April 1, 2017:

Nominating Committee Race Elected Alternate
Race 1 Jodi Guetterman, Bucyrus, KS Jeffrey Badger, Carbondale, KS
Race 2 Kevin DeDonder, Admire, KS Derek Schrader, Alta Vista, KS
Race 3 Amy Langvardt, Alta Vista, KS John Smith, Shawnee, KS
Race 4 Terry Reschke, Hiawatha, KS Armon Bosse, Jr. (JR), Onaga, KS
Race 5 Abby Amick, Alma, KS Gary Robbins, Emmett, KS

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