Monterey County Farm Bureau

Board of Directors

Executive Board

  • President - Colby Pereira, Costa Farms Inc.
  • VP Finance - Francis Giudici, L.A. Hearne Co.
  • VP Legislative Affairs - April England-Mackie, AM Ag Consulting, LLC
  • VP Membership - Steve Wiley, American Takii Inc.
  • VP Fundraising - Mark Kennedy, Green Rubber / Kennedy Ag. LP
  • Secretary - Christopher Bunn, Jr., Crown Packing Company
  • Past President - Jeff Pereira, King City Nursery

2018 / 2019 Board of Directors

District 1: Coastal Area, Carmel

  • Robert Long - Braga Fresh

 

District 2: Northern Area, Castroville

  • April England-Mackie - AM Ag Consulting, LLC
  • Brian Antle - Taniumra & Antle
  • Robert Rodoni - Sunset Farms Inc.

 

District 3: Salinas Area

  • Christopher Bunn, Jr. - Crown Packing Company
  • Dirk Giannini - Christensen and Giannini
  • Benny Jefferson - Neponset Ag
  • Kent Hibino - Henry Hibino Farms LLC
  • Steve Wiley - American Takii Inc.
  • John Bramers - Merrill Farms, LLC
  • Greg Gonzalez - Scheid Family Wines

 

District 4: Chualar, Gonzales, Soledad

  • Colby Pereira - Costa Farms
  • Bill Hammond - Vineyards of Monterey/Jackson Family Wines
  • Kevin Piearcy - Industrial Pump Shop
  • Nick Huntington - Huntington Farms
  • Scott Storm - Valley Farm Management

 

District 5: Greenfield & King City

  • Jeff Pereira - King City Nursery
  • Brad Rice - Salinas Land Company
  • Jason Smith - Valley Farm Management/Paraiso Vineyards
  • Alex Romans - Mission Ranches

 

District 6: San Lucas, San Ardo, Lockwood, South

  • Bill Lipe - Fresh Foods Inc.
  • Jocelyn Bridson - Rio Farms
  • Francis Giudici - L.A. Hearne Co.
  • Kurt Almond - Delicato Family Vineyards

 

Directors At Large

  • Joel Wiley - Wilbur-Ellis Company
  • Aaron Johnson - JRG Attorneys at Law
  • Mark Kennedy - Green Rubber/Kennedy Ag LP
  • Paul Arnaudo - Commercial Truck Company
  • Nicole Knapp - Chair of Central Coast Young Farmers & Ranchers Committee

 


EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Colby Pereira, President

 

 

 

 

 

 

Francis Guidici, Vice-President-Finance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mark Kennedy, Vice-President-Fundraising

 

 

 

April England-Mackie, Vice-President-Legislative Affairs

 

 

 

 

 

 

Steve Wiley, Vice-President-Membership

 

 

 

Christopher Bunn, Jr., Secretary

 

 

 

 

Jeff Pereira, Past-President

 

 

 

 

 

 


DIRECTORS

Top Row: Brian Antle, Paul Arnaudo
Second Row: Jocelyn Bridson, Dirk Giannini
Third Row: Greg Gonzalez, Bill Hammond, Kent Hibino, NIck Huntington
Fourth Row: Nicole Knapp, Benny Jefferson, Aaron Johnson
Fifth Row: Bill LIpe, Kevin Piearcy, Brad Rice
Sixth Row: Alex Romans, Jason Smith, Joel Wiley

Camera shy: Kurt Almond, John Bramers, Robert Long, Robert Rodoni, and Scott Storm.