Joseph C. Joyce serves as an Outside Director of the Association. He is Executive Director of the University of Florida Leadership and Education Foundation, Inc. Dr. Joyce serves as Faculty Advisor to the Wedgworth Agricultural and Natural Resources Leadership Institute within the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS). He retired from the University of Florida in 2015 as a Professor Emeritus after serving 20 years as Senior Associate Vice President for IFAS. Dr. Joyce is a 2016 inductee to the Florida Agricultural Hall of Fame. He was appointed by the Governor to the Florida Environmental Regulation commission in 2008, 2012 and 2015. He is a past Director of the Citrus Research and Development Foundation, and retired as a Brigadier General, U.S. Army Reserves, after a 28-year career. Dr. Joyce was appointed to the Farm Credit of North Florida board in 2008 and his current term of office is 2016-2019. He is a member of the Compensation and Audit Committee.