Golden State Farm Credit Executive Leadership

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J. Fletcher Monroe

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Monroe has served as President and Chief Executive Officer from February 2015 to present. He began his career with the Farm Credit System in 1987. His career has included credit and management experience and he has been an active part of two Farm Credit Association mergers.

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Reanette Fillmer

Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer

Ms. Fillmer has served as Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer since January 2018. She previously served as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Capital Officer since February 2016. She is currently serving as the Vice Mayor of Chico, her term started December 2014 and ends December 2018. She has also served as a Human Resources Consultant, Human Resources Director for Tehama County, Human Resources Manager for the Sacramento Superior Court, and Human Resources Generalist for Butte Community Bank. She holds her PHR and CLRM certifications.

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Larry Grager

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Grager was hired in February 2016 as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. He was promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in September 2017. He has previously served as Chief Financial Officer at First Mountain Bank, Big Bear Lake, CA; Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union, Seattle, WA; First National Bank of Southern California, Riverside, CA and Gilmore Bank, Los Angeles, CA. He is a CPA licensed by the state of Washington and has his MBA from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, WA.

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Craig Meyer

Senior Vice President and Chief Risk Officer

Mr. Meyer has served as Senior Vice President and Chief Risk Officer since February 2015. Previously he served as VP Customer Service and Risk Manager from January 2014 through February 2015, and he served as Vice President-Support Services & Credit Services for AgVantis, Inc. from January 2001 through December 2013. Mr. Meyer has been employed by the Farm Credit system since 1976

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Dave Lehrman

Senior Vice President and Chief Appraisal Officer

Mr. Lehrman has served as Chief Appraisal Officer since January 2017. He was also appointed Senior Vice President effective January 2018. Prior to that, he served as Appraisal Manager from January 2014 through December 2016. Previously he served as Appraisal Manager for Federal Land Bank Association of Kingsburg, FLCA since 2007. Mr. Lehrman has been employed in the Farm Credit System since 1986.

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Walter Lohse

Senior Vice President and Chief Credit Officer

Mr. Lohse has served as Senior Vice President and Chief Credit Officer since August 2017. He previously served as VP Credit Management for Golden State Farm Credit from March 2015 – August 2017. Mr. Lohse has served previously as a Loan Officer with Northern California Farm Credit. Mr. Lohse has been employed in the Farm Credit System since 1986