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ABOUT US

The Federation is a non-profit cooperative association of black farmers, landowners, and cooperatives. 

We are organized by state associations with field offices serving a primary membership base in the Southern States. Our field offices consist of a State Coordinator, Administrative staff, and outreach specialists. 

The majority of our farmers, landowners, cooperatives, and credit unions are in Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, and Louisiana. 

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MEET THE TEAM
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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President

Shirley Blakley

MISSISSIPPI

 

Vice-President

Daniel Bustamante

TEXAS

 

Treasurer

Carrie Fulghum

ALABAMA

 

Secretary

Satina James

GEORGIA

 

SOUTH CAROLINA

 

Raymond Olds

FLORIDA

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ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF• ATLANTA, GA

Cornelius Blanding  Executive Director

Eboni Thomas  Executive Assistant

Dania Davy  Director Land Retention & Advocacy

Tandelyn Daniel  Director of Communications & Member Relations

Terence Courtney  Director  Co-op Development & Strategic Partnership

Chawnn Redden  Regional Marketing Coordinator

Gordon Drennan  Internal Auditor

Erika Shealey  Administrative Assistant

 

GEORGIA STATE OFFICE • ALBANY, GA

Cornelius Key  State Coordinator

Lisha Brown   Administrative Assistant

Tambra Griffin Co-op Development Specialist

Marquis Harris Outreach Specialist

RURAL TRAINING & RESEARCH CENTER • EPES, AL

Freddie Davis III  Director- RTRC

Pamela Madzima State Association of Cooperatives Coordinator​

Ethel Giles Outreach Specialist,

Audrey Haskin Program & Training Coordinator

Andre Carter Coop Development Specialist,

Corey Bacon Outreach Forester,

Darren Beachem Outreach Specialist

Will Jones Building & Grounds Manager

Angela Hines Administrative Assistant

LOUISIANA STATE OFFICE

Bruce Harrell  Outreach Specialist

 

MISSISSIPPI STATE OFFICE • JACKSON, MS

Ben Burkett State Coordinator

Joe Barnes Outreach Specialist

Darnella Winston Co-op Development Specialist,

Raphael Dent Field Accountant

Lytanya Brown MS Agriculture Mediation Director

Maya Crooks  Outreach Specialist

Tremelle Sherman  Outreach Specialist

SOUTH CAROLINA

Cassandra Rush Outreach Coordinator

Julius Fernandez Outreach Specialist

TEXAS

Cameryn Edwards Outreach Specialist

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