LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 22, 2017) – Dan Grigson has been appointed to serve on the board of directors for Central Kentucky Ag Credit. He was elected by the board of directors and his term will expire in 2021.
Grigson is one of two Outside Directors who serve on the Ag Credit board of directors. The other individual is Mary-Lynn Hinkel, a HR Staffing Coordinator for CMTA Consulting Engineers. Both outside directors are elected to their positions by the Ag Credit board of directors, with the other five members of the board elected by the membership of Ag Credit.
Dan Grigson is a native of Bracken County and is well-known for his 42 of service as a UK County Extension Agent for Agriculture and Natural Resources, 36 of those years were in Lincoln County. During his time as an extension agent, Grigson worked to develop several programs to benefit the local agriculture community.
Mr. Grigson has been active within the Kentucky agriculture industry and has served on numerous state and local boards – he was the Farm Organization Director for the Kentucky County Ag Agents Association, Kentucky Farm Bureau Board Member, Kentucky Cattlemen’s Association Board Member, KY Walking Horse Association Board member, and a past President of the KY Forage Council. Mr. Grigson has also served as the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent of the Dairy Show at the Kentucky State Fair and North American International Livestock Exposition for the past 32 years.