Wednesday, June 25, 2014 – 10:00 a.m.
1300 Longworth House Office Building
Subcommittee on Livestock, Rural Development, and Credit – Public Hearing
RE: A review of credit availability in rural America
The Honorable Jill Long Thompson, Board Chair and CEO, Farm Credit Administration, McLean, Virginia
Mr. Chris Beyerhelm, Deputy Administrator for Farm Loan Programs, Farm Service Agency, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C.
Mr. Nathan S. Kauffman, Assistant Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Omaha Branch, Omaha, Nebraska
Mr. Bob Frazee, President and CEO, MidAtlantic Farm Credit, ACA, Westminster, Maryland; on behalf of the Farm Credit System
Mr. Timothy L. Buzby, President and CEO, Farmer Mac, Washington, D.C.
Mr. Leonard Wolfe, President and CEO, United Bank & Trust, Marysville, Kansas; on behalf of the American Bankers Association
Mr. Sean H. Williams, President and CEO, The First National Bank of Wynne, Wynne, Arkansas; on behalf of the Independent Community Bankers of America
Mr. Brett Melone, Loan Officer, California FarmLink, Santa Cruz, California; on behalf of the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition