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Governance Opportunities

As a financial cooperative, Western AgCredit provides its member stockholders the opportunity to have a voice in Association governance by participating in Board of Director and Nominating Committee elections annually. Members can nominate and vote for qualified candidates who have a desire to work with Association leadership to help Western AgCredit fulfill its vision and mission.

2023 Annual Meeting Election Results

Director Positions

Region 1
Boyd M. Bingham

Elected to a 4-year term

Boyd M. Bingham is 67 years old and resides in Honeyville, Utah. Mr. Bingham is a joint owner/operator and officer of Earl L. Bingham Ranch, L.L.C., 7/11 Ranch, LLC, and B.A. Bingham & Sons, LLC. Combined, these entities consist of a livestock (beef cattle), grazing, and crop (wheat, corn, alfalfa hay, and triticale) business owned and operated with other family members. This agricultural business has been his primary occupation for at least the past five years. Mr. Bingham is currently a Box Elder County Commissioner and a board member of Eastern Idaho Grazing Association. He previously served as the Mayor of Honeyville City and as past vice president and board member of Gentile Valley Cattle Company.

Region 3
Mark J. Wintch

Elected to a 4-year term

Mark J. Wintch is 47 years old and resides in Milford, Utah. Mr. Wintch is a joint owner/operator and officer of Wintch Livestock Company and Wintch & Company Limited, L.L.C., both of which are headquartered in Manti, Utah. Combined, these entities consist of a livestock (beef cattle) and crop (alfalfa hay) business owned and operated with other family members. This agricultural business has been his primary occupation for at least the past five years. Mr. Wintch is a past president of the Utah Cattleman’s Association. In addition, he has served on the board of the National Cattleman’s Beef Association and as chairman of the Utah Beef Council. Mr. Wintch currently serves as a member of the USDA County Operating Committee for Beaver County and as a member of the Utah Livestock Brand Board. He has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Utah State University.

2024 Nominating Committee

Region 1
Timothy Munns
Region 2
Randall Hoffman
Region 3
Jeremy Cowley
Region 4
Kline Esplin

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