The Mid-South Agricultural Finance Conference serves the lender/producer team by providing the most up-to-date and relevant information needed to grow farm operations' bottom lines. The mission of the conference is to deliver high-quality, timely, and practical financial tools and economic information to Mid-South lenders and producers. Toward that end, the conference hosts the most renowned and respected agricultural finance and economic experts in the U.S.
A service of the University of Tennessee at Martin Dunagan Chair of Excellence in Banking, the Mid-South Agricultural Finance Conference is planned by regional lenders and producers for lenders and producers. Since its inception in 2001 and thanks to its outstanding sponsors and dedicated participants, the conference has grown in reputation, relevance, and service to the Mid-South agricultural business community.
Dr. David M. Kohl, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech University
Dr. Richard Brock, Owner and President, Brock Associates
Dr. Freddie Barnard, Professor Emeritus, Purdue University
Dr. Eric Snodgrass, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Dr. Tim Cross, University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture
Ms. Jennifer Schlicht, MSAFC Program Director
Mid-South Agricultural Finance Conference Planning Committee
John C. Clark, Interim Dunagan Chair of Excellence inBanking
Dr. Joey Mehlhorn, UT Martin Gil A. Parker Chair of Excellence
Chuck Danehower, UT Extension, Lauderdale Co.
Terri Brundige, BancorpSouth
Mike Johnson, Farm Credit Mid-America
Brent Neal, First Citizens National Bank