AgChoice Announces New Leadership Team

2/2/2013 7:00 AM

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. — AgChoice Farm Credit has announced a new leadership team, including Darrell Curtis as president and CEO.

Curtis took over leadership of AgChoice on Jan. 1 following the retirement of Allyn Lamb, former president and CEO.

Curtis has more than 24 years of experience in the Farm Credit System, becoming AgChoice’s chief financial officer in 1999 and assuming the chief operating officer role in 2004.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Penn State University and a master’s degree in accounting from George Washington University. He also served in the U.S. Army and Army Reserves, retiring as a major.

In addition to Curtis’ transition to CEO, other changes to AgChoice’s senior leadership team include:

Gary Heckman will serve an expanded role as chief business development officer.

Bob Kobzowicz has been promoted to chief financial officer after serving as AgChoice’s controller for more than 12 years.

Brad Cornelius will continue his role as chief credit officer, with the additional responsibility of managing all aspects of credit operations.


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