Farm Manager / Real Estate Sales
Farmers National Company
7672 Montgomery Rd. #231
Cincinnati, Ohio 45236
Real Estate Sales Person:
Central and Southern Ohio
Accredited Farm Manager
2018 - American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers
Bachelor of Science in Economics
2011- Bowling Green State University
US BANK Farm, Ranch, and Timber Asset Manager
May 2014 – 2019
Responsible for developing and executing personalized agricultural strategies for high net worth individuals. Tasked to acquire, manage, and sell real assets throughout Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Virginia, and Pennsylvania. Operations included large and small commodity crop, livestock, and specialty crop operations for food,fiber, and biofuel uses.
Farm FLX Inc. Founder & CEO
November 2016 - December 2018
Farmland leasing software that streamlined contract administration for back offices. Led venture capital raise, team development, product design, build-out, and launch. Clients included an institutional investor and farm management firm.
Ag Credit Country Mortgages Appraiser
December 2012 – May 2014
Performed in-house appraisal services across four counties in
northwest Ohio, including large row crop farm operations as well as commercial hog and cattle feedlots. Performed market trend analysis for the company’s different asset classes and enhancing the profitability of the appraisal department
through new business with attorneys, title companies, and realtors.
Windsor LTD, Business Development Manager
March 2010 – August 2011
Resource holdings company with original assets of 12,000+ acres of land, 2 million metric tons of coal, timber, and Utica Shale reserves.Successfully lead development of a mixed biomass and coal briquette/pellet to fulfill renewable energy standards in Ohio. This entailed negotiating a purchase contract with American Electric Power.
Flying K Ranch Angus LLC Managing Partner
January 2001 – May 2014
First generation cow-calf operation in Findlay, Ohio. Approximately 85 Black Angus cow-calf pairs on an intensive pasture rotation along with supplemental feed grown on rented land. Markets include full truck loads to slaughter houses along with direct marketing of frozen boxed beef to restaurant and residential clients.
Responsibilities at FNC:
Farm Manager-Real Estate Sales-Ohio:
Responsibilities include all aspects of farm management including leasing, operator selection, input decisions, conservation practices and grain marketing.
-Licensed Real Estate Salesperson utilizing listing and auction methods of sales.
US Bank Bronze Shield 2016 – Surpassing annual business
US Bank Bronze Shield 2014 –surpassing annual business development goals
ASFMRA Ohio Chapter Board Member
2019 - Elected by members to help lead the Ohio Chapter over the next five years. Includes organizing two annual meetings, growing the membership, and financial budgeting of dues.
2014-Current – Two hours per month teaching financial education and life skills to inner city elementary students in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Free Mason & Zenobia Shriner Member/Volunteer
2012-Current – Three days of volunteering per year orchestrating and running the Zenobia Shrine Circus in Toledo, Ohio. We raised over $65,000 in 2019 that will benefit the Zenobia Shrine and Shrine Children Hospitals across North America.
Crossroads Church Member
2014-Current – Two hours per week in a Bible study group that helps men develop and form healthier relationships.
Year started with FNC: 2019