State Leads

American Farm Bureau Federation works with state Farm Bureau staff who lead the program in their states. State Farm Bureau staff members play a critical role in facilitating mentorship relationships between the mentors and military veteran farmers. 

ARKANSAS

 Jason Smedley

   Assistant Director of Public Affairs and Government Relations
   Arkansas Farm Bureau

INDIANA

 Allie Rieth

   Young Farmer & Youth Programs Coordinator
   Indiana Farm Bureau

 

TEXAS

 Dale Bullock

   Director of Field Operations
   Texas Farm Bureau

WEST VIRGINIA

 Tabby Kuckuck

   Public Relations Specialist
   West Virginia Farm Bureau

 

If you are a Farm Bureau staff member and interested in bringing the Patriot Project to your state, contact American Farm Bureau at ruraldevelopment@fb.org