Kenneth A. Spearman
Kenneth A. Spearman
Board Chairman and CEO

President Barack Obama has designated Kenneth A. Spearman Board Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Farm Credit Administration effective March 13, 2015. He succeeds Jill Long Thompson, who served as Chair and CEO since November 27, 2012.

Mr. Spearman has served as a member of the FCA Board since his appointment by President Obama in October 2009.

For more information, please see the March 16, 2015, press release.

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Recent Updates

September 26, 2016
Office of Inspector General Audit Report: The Farm Credit Administration's Position Management and Job Evaluation Program (PDF, 16 pages, 599 KB)

September 15, 2016
Office of Inspector General Strategic and Operating Performance Plan, Fiscal Years 2017–2018 (PDF, 29 pages, 301 KB)

A final rule was published today in the Federal Register that amends FCA regulations to reflect changes to the Freedom of Information Act.

September 12, 2016
Third Quarter FY 2016 Office of Inspector General Summary Report on the Survey of FCS Institutions Regarding the Examination Function (PDF, 10 pages, 241 KB)

September 8, 2016
FCA Board Adopts Final Rule to Amend FOIA Regulations (news release)

Approved Minutes of August 11, 2016, FCA Board Meeting (PDF, 34 pages, 2.36 MB)


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