Mark Balkwill (Kingsville)
Past President
Mark is an Essex County Milk Producer in Kingsville. He also grows hay and cash crops. Mark is active in the Essex County 4-H Association as a leader, a director on the Essex Kent Holstein Club and past president of the Parent Committee for Provincial Schools for the Deaf, Blind and Gifted.

Lyle Hall
President
Grain and Oil Seed
Lyle is a cash crop farmer from Essex. He is currently the President of the ECFA and actively involved in the Essex County Plowmens Association.

Brad Anger (Harrow)
Director
Brad is a grain and oil seed as well as beef farmer in the Town of Essex. He is an active member of the Colchester South and Harrow Agricultural Society (Harrow Fair).

Robert Bailey (Amherstburg)
Director
Robert farms in the Town of Amherstburg. His commodities include beef cattle, corn, soybeans, sweet corn, hay and processing tomatoes. He is a member of the Essex County Cattlemens Association.

Dan Barrette (Lakeshore)
Director
Grain and Oil Seed

Scott Douglas (Staples)
Director

Joe Grondin (Amherstburg)
Director
Beef Producer
Joe is a cash crop and beef producer in the Town of Essex.

Joe Grondin (Amherstburg)
Director
Beef Producer

Leo Guilbeault (Lakeshore)
Director/PAC
Grain and Oil Seed

Brian Hyland
Director
Brian is a livestock and grain and oil seed farmer in Tecumseh. He is the current President of the Essex County Soil and Crop Improvement Association.

Tim Kudroch
Director
Tim is a Leamington area farmer.

Josh Mailloux (Amherstburg)
Director/PAC

Walter McLean (Harrow)
Director

Leo Oriet Jr. (Belle River)
Director

Julien Papineau (Lakeshore)
Director
Grain and Oil Seed
Julien is a grain and oil seed farmer in the Town of Lakeshore. He is a member of the Essex County Land Stewardship Council. Julien is a past president of the Essex County Federation of Agriculture. He is a health and safety work place specialist, a certified crop advisor with the American Society of Agronomy and is interested in agricultural innovations.

Bonnie Popov (Essex)
Vice-President
Grain and Oil Seed
Bonnie is a grain and oil seed producer in the Towns of Essex and Kingsville. She leads a 4-H Safety Club and is President of the Essex County Farm Safety Association which organizes the annual Kids Safety Day. She is also Vice-Chair of the Volunteer Farm Safety Advisory Committee of the Workplace Safety Prevention Services of Ontario.

Kevin Smith (Essex)
Director
Grain and Oil Seed

Richard Trimble (Woodslee)
Director
Beef, Hay, Corn and Soybeans
Richard farms in the Town of Kingsville. His commodities include beef, hay, corn and soybeans.

Gayle Bogart (Southwold)
Member Service Representative
519-776-7960
1-800-222-8172
519-764-2709
Gayle is the OFA Member Service Representative for counties of Essex and Kent.
gayle.bogart@ofa.on.ca

Anne Anger (Harrow)
Secretary / Treasurer
519-776-5159
519-776-4671
Anne is the secretary/treasurer of the Essex County Federation of Agriculture.
ecfa@primus.ca