The Biden administration on Tuesday announced its first appointments of state directors for the Agriculture Department's Farm Service Agency and Rural Development division.
The appointments include offices in seven states, primarily in the Southeast. Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack said in September that an announcement was pending and could be expected in the near term.
Alabama – Nivory Gordon, Jr.
North Carolina – Reginald Speight
South Carolina – Saundra Glover
Georgia – Reggie Taylor
New Mexico – Patricia Dominguez
Michigan – Brandon Fewins
Pennsylvania – Bob Morgan
Farm Service Agency
North Carolina – Bobby Etheridge
South Carolina – Laurie Funderburk
Georgia – Arthur Tripp
New Mexico – Jonas Moya
Michigan – Timothy Boring
A White House announcement, which also includes information on regional Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Health and Human Services appointees, includes brief biographies for the new officials.
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