Mike retired, November, 2013, after a 38 year career with the Kansas Farm Service Agency (FSA). During his career with FSA, he served as County Executive Director in Lane County (Dighton, Ks) for five years, followed by 15 years as County Executive Director in Sherman County (Goodland, Ks), and 18 years as FSA’s Northwest Kansas District Director headquartered out of Goodland. While at FSA he received the Administrator’s Award for Service to Agriculture and supervised delivery of millions of dollars in federal farm program benefits, and farm ownership and operating loans to Kansas farmers. He worked as Assistant VP Lending for American AgCredit in Hutchinson for two years Nov. 2013 to Dec. 2015.
Mike knows real estate, production agriculture, farm programs, ag finance, lenders, land owners, and farm operators all across the Great Plains. In Hutchinson, Campbell serves as vice-chairman of the Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce Ag Committee, and will be its chairman in 2017 and 2018.
As the FSA District Director in Northwest Kansas, Campbell’s district included the following counties: Cheyenne, Rawlins, Decatur, Norton, Sherman, Thomas, Sheridan, Graham, Rooks, Wallace, Logan, Gove, Trego, Ellis, Russell, Greeley, Wichita, Lane and Ness. At American AgCredit he served farmers in Ellsworth, Reno, Stafford, McPherson, Rice and Harvey.
Mike and his wife have been married 43 years. They have four children and six grandchildren. They reside in Hutchinson.