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Senior Leadership

CoBank's senior leadership works hand-in-hand with the CoBank board of directors to set the bank's direction, goals and strategies. These professionals represent all major divisions within the bank and are responsible for delivering on CoBank's value proposition to our customer-owners. Each associate at the bank signs a code of conduct, including the senior leaders listed here. In addition, CoBank’s executive officers, general counsel and senior financial professionals also sign a strict code of ethics.


Management Executive Committee
Thomas Halverson, President and Chief Executive Officer
David P. Burlage, Chief Financial Officer
F. William Davis, Chief Credit Officer
Amy H. Gales, Executive Vice President, Regional Agribusiness Banking
Andrew D. Jacob, Chief Regulatory, Legislative and Compliance Officer and Interim Chief Risk Officer
Mashenka Lundberg, Chief Legal Officer and General Counsel
Robert L. O'Toole, Chief Human Resources Officer and Chief of Staff
John Svisco, Chief Business Services Officer
Ann Trakimas, Chief Operating Officer
Robert F. West, Executive Vice President, Infrastructure Banking

Senior Advisor
Robert B. Engel

Senior Leadership Team
Antony M. Bahr, Executive Vice President, Banking Services Group
James R. Bernsten, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Matthew H. Cammer, Senior Vice President, Digital Business Solutions
Brian Cavey, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
Christian J. Clayton, Senior Vice President and Managing Counsel, Legal and Loan Processing Division
Leili Ghazi, Western Region President, Regional Agribusiness Banking Group
Brian Goldstein, Sector Vice President, Project Finance Banking Division
Timothy Green, Senior Vice President, Asset Review
Mike Hechtner, Central Region President, Regional Agribusiness Banking Group
Mike Hernandez, Senior Vice President, Data Strategy
Arthur Hodges, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications
Katia Hoffer, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Risk Management
Horst Kisch, Senior Vice President, Operations
Ted R. Koerner, Senior Vice President, Communications Banking Group
Jonathan B. Logan, Executive Vice President, Corporate Agribusiness Banking Group
Mike Romanowski, President, Farm Credit Leasing
Lynn Scherler, Strategic Relations Division President
David Sparks, Eastern Region President, Regional Agribusiness Banking Group
Timothy D. Steidle, Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Todd E. Telesz, Senior Vice President, Power, Energy & Utilities Banking Division
Mike Vestal, Senior Vice President and Controller
Todd Wilson, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Solutions and Services
Steve Wittbecker, Senior Vice President and Director of Internal Audit

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