Mr. Myers owns and operates a 7,200-acre farm in Tunica County, farming rice, corn, soybeans and wheat. He serves on the board of directors of Coahoma Electric Association and is a director of the Mississippi Rice Council. He is the past district chairman of Soil Conservation, past chairman of Tunica Academy and past director of YMD, FSA Committee and NRCS. He is a member of Farm Bureau, Delta Council, the American Soybean Association and the NRA. Mr. Myers currently serves as a member of the Stockholder Advisory Committee (SAC) for the Tenth Farm Credit District and has previously served as chairman of the SAC. He also represents the Association on the Tenth Farm Credit Council. Mr. Myers serves as an elder and clerk of the Session of Tunica Presbyterian Church. He and his wife, Sheryl, reside in Dundee, Mississippi.
Dr. Blaine has a Ph.D. in agronomy from Mississippi State University. Dr. Blaine owns and operates a timber, hay and cattle farm in central Mississippi. He is a partner/owner in Southern Ag Consulting, Inc., a crop consulting firm, and also a partner/owner in Alliance Ag Risk Management. Dr. Blaine is a Certified Crop Adviser and a licensed Crop Consultant. He is a member of the Mississippi Farm Bureau and the Mississippi Forestry Association and a life member of the American Soybean Association, the Mississippi Soybean Association, the Mississippi Cattlemen’s Association, and the National Rifle Association. He and his wife, Emily, are members of Friendship Baptist Church and are the parents of four children.
Mr. Davis is originally from Vernon, Alabama but moved to Mississippi when he was in elementary school. He and his wife live in Shaw, Mississippi and have four children and ten grandchildren. He began farming 41 years ago and farms approximately 7,200 acres of rice and soybeans. His two sons farm with him which has allowed him some time to catch up on his hunting. He is a member of the Bolivar Church of Christ where he serves as an Elder.
Mr. Hill has been a full-time farmer since 1970. He owns and operates a farm in Chickasaw County, raising beef cattle, cotton, soybeans, wheat and corn on 3,000 acres. He is a deacon of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, a director on the Farm Bureau board and a member of the ASCS County Committee.
Mr. McClellan began working with Renasant Bank (formerly The Peoples Bank and Trust) in 1965, working his way up to chief information officer and division vice president before his retirement. He was born in Corinth, Mississippi, and graduated from Tupelo High School and Mississippi State University. He is also a graduate of the Mississippi School of Banking and the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University. He has served on several community service boards and civic clubs. Lawson and his wife, Betty, are members of Camp Creek Baptist Church in Guntown, Mississippi.
Mr. Morton began farming in 1987. Keith and his wife, Beth, own and operate Morton Farms, Inc., which is comprised of 1,100 acres of cropland. Keith has served on the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation board of directors and as President of the Mississippi Soybean Association, where he is on the board of directors. He has served as chairman of the Mississippi Soybean Promotion Board and continues to serve as a board member. He has also served as the Mississippi Farm Bureau Soybean Commodity chairman and as Tippah County Farm Bureau president.
Mr. Ozier is the president of UWT Logistics, LLC. He raises beef cattle and timber on 400 acres in Marshall County. He is a member of the Marshall County Cattlemen’s Association, where he currently serves as president, and is also a member of the Marshall County Forestry Association, where he is a past president and board member. Mr. Ozier is also past president of the Southeastern Warehouse Association. He is a member of First Evangelical Church in Memphis, Tennessee. He and his wife, Brenda, reside in Marshall County.
Mr. Robbins owns and operates a 4,500-acre row crop and timber farm primarily in Benton County. He raises 1,650 acres of soybeans and corn. He earned his BBA from the University of Mississippi in 1986. He formerly managed Chilli Creek Plantation, an outfitting service catering to clientele from across the United States. He also owned and operated RFI Tree Nursery from 2000-2011. He is a past member of the New Albany Zoning Board, the New Albany Endowment for Education Board, and the Mississippi State Extension Advisory Committee. Mr. Robbins is also involved in various ministries through his church, the First United Methodist Church in New Albany. He and his wife, Jill, have three children and two grandchildren, and reside in New Albany.
Mr. Gulledge was born and raised in Leland, Mississippi, and graduated from Mississippi State University. He has also attended the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University and the University of Georgia School of Executive Development. Mr. Gulledge has held numerous advisory and board positions in community and charity organizations and is an active member of the First Presbyterian Church of Greenwood. He is currently the owner and manager of Gulledge Capital, LLC and Portadown Land Company, LLC. He and his wife, Patricia, have three children and one grandchild.