Dallas P. Tonsager
Dallas P. Tonsager
Board Chairman and CEO

President Barack Obama has designated Dallas Tonsager Board Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Farm Credit Administration effective November 22, 2016.

He succeeds Kenneth A. Spearman, who served as Chairman and CEO since March 13, 2015. Mr. Tonsager has served as a member of the FCA Board since his appointment by President Obama in March 2015.

For more information, please see the November 28, 2016, press release.

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Recent Updates

January 19, 2017
Yesterday the Farm Credit Administration posted several updates to the FCA Examination Manual related to the new capital regulations.

January 18, 2017
A notice of approval of the Draft Third Amended and Restated Market Access Agreement was published today in the Federal Register. The comment period ends February 17. To comment, go to the comment form and select "Market Access Agreement [HM-17-1]" from the drop-down menu beside "Regulation."

January 12, 2017
FCA Board Approves Third Restated Market Access Agreement, Receives Report on Agency’s FY 2016 Financial Statements (news release)

Approved Minutes of December 8, 2016, FCA Board Meeting (PDF, 51 pages, 1.43 MB)

January 9, 2017
Farm Credit Administration Names Deputy Director for Congressional Affairs (news release)

Tier 1/Tier 2 Capital Framework Guidance (bookletter)

Fourth Quarter and FY 2016 Office of Inspector General Summary Report on the Survey of FCS Institutions Regarding the Examination Function (PDF, 9 pages, 503 KB)


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