For Immediate Release
April 7, 2011
COLUMBUS, Ohio (OFBF) – Tim Williams of Piketon has been elected to the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation’s (OFBF) Executive Committee. The committee is elected by and from OFBF’s board of trustees.
The committee includes the organization’s president, vice president, treasurer and 7 trustees. It is charged with carrying out the business of Farm Bureau between meetings of the full board.
Williams serves as District 21 Trustee, representing Farm Bureau members from Jackson, Pike, Scioto and Vinton counties. He served on the board for five years and retired in 2006 then returned for his current term in 2009.
Williams and his wife, Robin, produce apples and peaches, operate a seasonal farm market and own a cow-calf beef herd. They are the parents of two children. Williams is a 41-year member of the Pike County Farm Bureau. He served as county president and vice president and has been active in policy, membership, agricultural ecology and State Issue 2 committees. He is manager of Pike Water, Inc. Williams is a director with the Pike County Chamber of Commerce and is involved with Ohio Environmental Health Association. He is a graduate of Piketon Vocational Tech.
Ohio Farm Bureau is the state’s largest farm organization; its mission is to forge a partnership between farmers and consumers.
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