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Fulford Elected to the Board of Directors


Farm Credit of Northwest Florida is proud to announce the election of Ernest C. Fulford to the Board of Directors.

Ernest C. Fulford

Mr. Fulford owns and operates Fulford Family Farms which consists of 1,200 acres of cotton and peanuts. He currently resides in Monticello, FL where he serves as President of Jefferson County Farm Bureau. He is also a member of the Jefferson County Farm Service Agency Committee. Mr. Fulford will be serving on the Director Loan Committee for Farm Credit of Northwest Florida.

We congratulate the winning candidates and thank our customer-members for participating in the election process.

The full Farm Credit of Northwest Florida Board is comprised of 11 directors which include nine member-owners and two appointed directors who bring additional expertise and diversity to the board. In addition to those recently elected, the Board includes: Chairman, Cindy Eade, Vice-Chairman, D. Mark Fletcher, Board Member, R. Douglas Walker, Richard Terry, Melvin Adams, Michael W. Thompson, James R. Dean, Glen Strange, Damon Boutwell and Mickey Diamond.