Ahl Appointed to Compeer Financial Board
For Immediate Release
Nora Nolden, Communications Consultant
[email protected] or (651) 245-6804
Ahl Appointed to Compeer Financial Board of Directors
Sun Prairie, Wis., (January 27, 2021) – Compeer Financial, a Farm Credit cooperative based in the Upper Midwest, is pleased to announce Ashley Ahl of Merrillan, Wisconsin has been appointed to serve on the organization’s board of directors. She will also serve on Compeer Financial’s audit and finance committee.
Ahl’s appointment fills a vacant position and she will stand for election this fall.
Ahl is a nursery and Christmas tree farmer and works with her brother on their third generation farm. She previously worked in the financial industry in Chicago, specializing in global listed derivatives, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a degree in economics.
Ahl serves on the USDA Christmas Tree Promotion Board’s Promotion Committee and is a participating member of the Wisconsin Christmas Tree Producers Association. She also serves as Trustee for the Black River Falls Area Foundation, teaches cycling classes and is a volunteer youth volleyball coach. She and her husband, Brad, have two young sons.
Compeer Financial’s board of directors sets business direction, and monitors and evaluates operations, all while taking into consideration client needs, the changing marketplace and Compeer’s commitment to serving agriculture and rural America.
About Compeer Financial
Compeer Financial is a member-owned Farm Credit cooperative serving and supporting agriculture and rural communities. The $23.7 billion organization provides loans, leases, risk management and other financial services throughout 144 counties in Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Based in the Upper Midwest, Compeer Financial exists to champion the hopes and dreams of rural America, while providing personalized service and expertise to clients and the agriculture industry.
Compeer Financial is the third largest cooperative of the Farm Credit System, a nationwide network of lending institutions supporting agriculture and rural communities with reliable, consistent credit and financial services. Learn more about Compeer Financial.