President and Chief Executive Officer
Bill became president and CEO in March 2011. He comes to Farm Credit from AgriBank of St. Paul, where he was executive vice president – business services. He has a 30-year career within the Farm Credit System, starting as a credit analyst in Huntingburg, Indiana, and then accepting positions in credit and marketing at the Farm Credit Bank of Louisville. In 1990, Bill moved to Northwest Farm Credit Services in Spokane, Washington, serving in a number of capacities, including executive vice president and chief information officer. Bill transferred to Farm Credit Financial Partners, Inc., a System-owned technology company, as executive vice president and later as EVP – chief risk and information officer at AgriBank. Bill serves as director for Farm Credit Council Services, University of Evansville Boards of Visitors, and the Local Food Association, a non-profit organization in Louisville. He holds a finance degree from the University of Evansville and an MBA from Gonzaga University.