Board of Directors

Bob Eubanks, Chairman 

Bob is a farmer/rancher and owner of Eubanks Land LLC and co-owner of Eubanks Equipment Company, LLC, a hay equipment dealer. He is a board member of Northeast Oklahoma Rural Electric Cooperative Trust Foundation (Operation Roundup) and the Chairman of Credentials Committee for Northeast Oklahoma Rural Electric Cooperative. Bob is a member of Welch Baptist Church, Oklahoma Cattlemen's Association and Oklahoma Farm Bureau.
Term expires in May 2019.

Jay Grace, Vice-Chairman

Jay is a rancher with a stocker cattle operation. He is a partner in 4G Cattle Co and is president of Rocking G Livestock, Inc. 
Term expires in May 2018.

Gary Bledsoe

Gary is a farmer/rancher and a consultant in rural economic development for the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture. He is Director of Lincoln County Conservation District, Eastern Red Cedar Registry Board and is secretary/treasurer of Crosstimber Prescribed Burn Association.
Term expires in May 2020.

Dan Childs

Dan is a farmer/rancher and is employed as an agricultural economist with the Noble Foundation. He is a board member of Johnston County Industrial Authority. Dan is a board member of National Farm Credit Council, and Farm Credit Council Services and a member of CoBank District Farm Credit Council.
Term expires in May 2019.

Larry Cochran

Larry is a farmer/rancher in Alfalfa County. His principal enterprises are wheat, alfalfa cash crop, stocker cattle and a cow-calf operation. Larry also operates a livestock trucking business. Larry serves on the Alfalfa County Conservation Board and is a retired firefighter for the Jet Fire Department.   He is a graduate of Northwestern Oklahoma State University with degrees in both Math and Physics.
Term expires in May 2018.

Verl Daugherty

Verl is a farmer/rancher in Caddo County. He operates VMD Farms, which consists of a cow-calf, stocker cattle and wheat operation. 
Term expires in May 2019.

Jim Freeny

Jim is a rancher and is County Commissioner of McCurtain County. He is president of McCurtain County Cattlemen’s Association and serves as a board member of Sevier County Farmers Cooperative, Kiamichi Economic Development District of Oklahoma, Little Dixie Association of McCurtain County and McCurtain County OSU Extension Advisory Board. Jim is a US Army veteran.
Term expires in May 2018.

Paul Heath

Paul is a farmer/rancher. His primary enterprises are stocker and feedlot cattle. He also has a cow herd and a cash crop operation. Paul sells crop insurance for Western Shelter Insurance and is a past master of Canton Masonic Lodge. He is a member of Canton Christian Church.
Term expires in May 2018.

Jimmie Jarrell

Jimmie is a farmer/rancher and serves as a board member on the Stratford Public School Board of Education and the Stratford Public School Educational Foundation. He is an active member of the East Main Church of Christ, American Farmers and Ranchers, American Legion, and the Stratford Chamber of Commerce.
Term expires in May 2018.

Brian Knowles

Brian is a farmer/rancher in Haskell County. He serves as a board member of the Leflore County Farm Bureau, is President of Keota Round-Up Club and is a member of Keota First Baptist Church and Keota Volunteer Fire Department.
Term expires in May 2018.

Bob Loudermilk

Bob is a rancher and retired teacher and coach. He is also an active member of the Church of Christ.
Term expires in May 2018.

Ross Love, Appointed Director

Ross is Assistant Director of the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service and is a Professor of Agricultural Economics at Oklahoma State University.
Term expires in May 2017.

R. Dale McDaniel, Appointed Director

Dale is a self-employed Certified Public Accountant and is associated with James Management Group. He is a general partner of McDaniel Family Partnership. Dale is a licensed private investigator and is a trustee/elder of Penn South Church of Christ in Oklahoma City.
Term expires in May 2018.

Kenneth Markes

Kenny is a farmer/rancher with principal enterprises of stocker and feedlot cattle and a cow-calf operation. He raises wheat and soybeans as cash crops. Kenny serves as a board member for Bison Cooperative and is a partner in Markes Brothers Farms.
Term expires in May 2020.

Roger Moore

Roger is a rural mail carrier, farmer, rancher and operates Moore Farms Feed and Hay, a family business. He is vice president of Mayes County Farm Bureau.
Term expires in May 2018.

Brad Scott

Brad owns/operates Brad Scott Ranch, a cow/calf operation. He is a partner in his parents' cattle ranch. He is affiliated with C&S Rentals, a rental property business; Morrison Investments, LLC; West Oak Properties, LLC; and Bradley Ranch II, LLC. Brad serves as interim city manager for Waurika, is a director on Waurika Public School Board and is chairman of the board of First Christian Church of Waurika.
Term expires in May 2019.

Kevin Smith

Kevin is a farmer/rancher. He raises rye, wheat and corn as cash crops, integrated with a stocker cattle program.
Term expires in May 2019. 

Jay Stinnett

Jay is an agricultural education teacher at Tahlequah high school. He produces hay and maintains cow/calf and stocker cattle operations. Jay is a member of the Tahlequah Coop and the Tahlequah Jr. Livestock Booster Club.
Term expires in May 2019.