Since being appointed President of Puerto Rico Farm Credit in February 2011, Mr. Fernández has spearheaded a thorough transformation of the financial cooperative on behalf of its member-farmers, rural homeowners and agribusinesses in Puerto Rico. An innovative leader, his career of 17 years in commercial banking is marked by a variety of successive leadership roles and professional achievements, affording him valuable experience in virtually every area of the banking business. He has a BA in economics from The University of Michigan and an MBA majoring in finance and strategy and management from The Kellogg School of Management. He is a member of the FCS's Presidents Planning Committee since May 2012. Moreover, he is the Secretary of the AgFirst Presidents Planning Committee and leads the Sales and Marketing Subcommittee.
Our offices will be open on a limited schedule – 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily – to provide assistance to our members. We have stood by our farmers for nearly 100 years and we will continue to stand in solidarity with our resilient island as we begin the recovery process. Please check back for further updates.