Dupree, Ivey named GFB Field Representatives
By: Georgia Farm Bureau
4/19/2017 11:28:59 AM
Nathan Dupree and Brittany Ivey have been named district field representatives for Georgia Farm Bureau.
"We are excited to have Brittany and Nathan join our Field Services Department," said GFB President Gerald Long. We're confident they'll both do a fine job attending to the needs of farmers in our two North Georgia districts."
Dupree becomes the District 1 field rep, covering Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Dade, Dawson, Fannin, Floyd, Forsyth, Gilmer, Gordon, Murray, Pickens, Walker and Whitfield counties in Northwest Georgia.
A native of Chatsworth, Dupree has a bachelor's degree in diversified agriculture from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. He came to GFB in December 2015, working in the former Commodities/Marketing Department. Dupree managed the GFB Grain Desk, selling grain for GFB members and working with GFB's programs related to feed grains.
Ivey, who has worked as assistant director for the Stephens County Development Authority and as a UGA Cooperative Extension agent, has a degree in history from UGA. She becomes the District 2 field rep, covering Banks, Elbert, Franklin, Habersham, Hall, Hart, Jackson, Lumpkin, Madison, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union and White counties in Northeast Georgia.
Ivey served as chairwoman of the Stephens County Farm Bureau Young Farmer Committee. In 2014 she won the GFB Young Farmer Discussion Meet then finished in the top 16 nationally in the American Farm Bureau Federation Discussion Meet. She and her husband, Chad, live in Toccoa with their three children, Alli Kay, Colsen and Gus.
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