Annual Meeting - Tuesday, March 31, 2015


Please join Ag Lenders Society of California at our Annual Meeting.

Farmer Mac Economist Jackson Takach
Keynote speaker Damian Mason

Event Details
TorNino's Banquet Facility
5080 N Blackstone Ave
Fresno, CA 93710

$75 Members
$150 Non-members
Registration: Click here to register for this event
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Registration begins at 9:30 am
Farmer Mac Economist Jackson Takach - 10:30 am
Reports and Introductions - 11:30 am
Lunch - 12:00 pm
*Vegetarian dish available.
Ag Lending Institute (ALI) Report - 12:50 pm
Keynote Speaker Damian Mason - 1:00 pm

Jackson Takach, a Kentucky native, is an Economist for Washington, D. C. -based Farmer Mac. Growing up in an agricultural community, he has worked in the field since 2005 including positions in the research as well as the credit and underwriting departments of Farmer Mac. His focus at Farmer Mac includes quantitative analysis of credit, interest rate, and other market-based risks as well as monitoring conditions of the agricultural economy, operational information systems analysis, and statistical programming. He has an Economics degree from Centre College, received his CFA Charter in 2012, and is currently enrolled at Purdue University and Indiana University pursuing a dual-degree of a Masters of Agricultural Economics and a Masters of Business Administration.  Follow him on Twitter @JacksonTakach.

Damian Mason is a professional speaker who combines humor and farm knowledge for audiences around the world. Raised on a dairy farm, Damian understands the issues related to agriculture. His passion for agriculture has helped him develop funny, smart, and professional presentations that are respectful to the people in this industry. Mr. Mason has a degree in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University and has also studied comedy writing and improvisation at The Second City in Chicago. Visit his website to learn more: