Being a member of the board of directors for Western AgCredit is rewarding, but also requires dedication, time and attention – dedication to the mission of the Association, time to participate in monthly board meetings, periodic trainings and additional meetings, and attention to the needs of the members and the Association.
Western AgCredit’s Policy Manual defines the following desired qualifications of a director:
Potential candidates seeking election to the Board are expected to be aware of and fully participate in the following:
The Board generally has 11 monthly Board Meetings per year (all months except August), with 10 of the meetings being one day in length. All Board Meetings are held at the Administrative Office in South Jordan on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. Board Meetings usually begin around 8:00 a.m. and end around 2:00p.m. (including lunch). Overnight hotel accommodations are provided on the night before the meeting for Board Members traveling longer distances to attend.