George Chambers – Region IX Director
Alabama, Florida and Georgia
George is the 3rd District State Director for the Georgia Farm Bureau and sits on the State Board of Directors. He has been a member of the State Young Farmer Committee, the Finance Committee, and a very successful Legislative Committee. As a member of the Bureau’s Policy Development Committee, George wrote and helped to pass into policy key wording to support R-CALF USA’s position on mandatory COOL, a ban on packer ownership and supportive wording to promote competitive market practices in the beef industry.
George has testified on behalf of R-CALF USA at recent 2006 Farm Bill Hearings and has lobbied in Washington to support the organization’s position. George is a graduate of Berry College (1994) with a BS in Reproductive Physiology and a minor in Animal Breeding. He and his family are active members of many civic and fraternal organizations as well as active members of Victory Methodist Church.