Ag Lenders Society Annual Meeting

Please join Ag Lenders Society of California at this year’s Annual Meeting in celebration of our 30-year anniversary. This year’s Annual Meeting features Farmer Mac Economist Ryan Kuhns as well as A Retrospective Panel Discussion featuring founding members of the Society. Founding speakers are Robert Herrick and Nomie Kautz from Fresno Madera Farm Credit and Rich Christensen from Fidelity National Title. 

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$55 members
$65 non-members

Event Details
Friday, March 29, 2019
Registration starts at 11:30 a.m.
The celebration begins at noon.
TorNino's Banquet Hall
5080 N Blackstone Ave, Fresno, CA 93710 


Ryan Kuhns
Farmer Mac Economist 

Rich Christensen
AVP Commercial, Industrial, Ag
Business Development
Fidelity National Title 

Robert Herrick 
Director of Capital Markets 
Fresno Madera
Farm Credit 

Nomie Kautz
VP Senior Portfolio Manager
Fresno Madera
Farm Credit 

Ryan Kuhns
, a Pennsylvania native, is an Economist at the Federal Agricultural Mortgage Corporation, also known as Farmer Mac.  Prior to joining Farmer Mac, Ryan was an Economist with the USDA, Economic Research Service, where he forecast farm sector income and researched topics related to agricultural finance. His passion for agriculture developed from his time at USDA and frequent exploration of rural America. At Farmer Mac, he gets to focus that passion on analyzing the agricultural economic environment, developing quantitative credit risk models, and analytics. Ryan received his undergraduate degree in Economics from Bucknell University, a Master’s degree in Economics from Georgia State University, a Certificate in Forecasting through Johns Hopkins University and the International Institute of Forecasters. He is currently working towards a Master’s degree in Analytics at Georgia Tech University.