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

December 14, 2017
Glen R. Smith Sworn In as Farm Credit Administration Board Member (news release)

FCA Board Receives Quarterly Report on Conditions in Agriculture and the Farm Credit System (news release)

Approved Minutes of November 9, 2017, FCA Board Meeting
(PDF, 11 pages, 940 KB)

December 13, 2017
A notice of effective date for the direct final rule on the assessment and apportionment of administrative expenses was published in the Federal Register today. The purpose of the rule is to eliminate obsolete, unnecessary, and confusing references in the definition of risk-adjusted assets. The final rule took effect today.

December 7, 2017
Agenda for December 14 FCA Board Meeting. Please notify FCA 24 hours in advance if you would like to attend. See the Events page for more information.

Statement on Farmer Mac Announcement (news release)



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