Purpose:

Candidate Evaluation Committee will evaluate those state and national candidates who, if elected or reelected to public office, will represent all or a portion of their county. Following their evaluation the Committees will decide which candidate, for a specific  public office, to recommend for an AgriPac endorsement.

Qualifications:

  • Must be a Farm Bureau member.
  • Must be non-partisan.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate those state and national candidates who will represent all or a portion of their county and who, if elected or
    reelected to public office, will best represent agriculture.
  • Once the candidates are evaluated, decide which candidate to recommend to the MFB AgriPac Committee for an
    AgriPac endorsement.
  • Once candidates are endorsed by the MFB AgriPac Committee, help conduct appropriate activities to help get AgriPac
    endorsed candidates elected.

Time Commitment:

  • Attend kickoff workshop.
  • Attend scheduled candidate evaluation meetings.
  • Plan and participate in activities to help get AgriPac endorsed candidates elected.
NameContact Info
Todd WeinbergPosition: Chair
Phone: (269) 207-5232
Email: [email protected]
Steven GazdagPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 342-6485
Email: [email protected]
Maurice KaercherPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 343-5137
Email: [email protected]
Kelly LeachPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 207-3047
Email: [email protected]
Larry LeachPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 746-4648
Email: [email protected]
Clifford LipscombPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 746-4671
Email: [email protected]
Scott OswaltPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 649-9025
Email: [email protected]
Larry PhelpsPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 998-0264
Email: [email protected]
Robert RichardsonPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 377-9850
Email: [email protected]
William SchultzPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 668-3724
Email: [email protected]
Anders SwensonPosition: Member
Phone: (269) 838-7453
Email: [email protected]