Eric Hopkins - Vice Chairman
W. Eric Hopkins, Vice Chairman, is a sugar cane and vegetable grower in Western Palm Beach County, employed by, and part owner of, Hundley Farms, Inc. He is the Board Chairman of Pioneer Growers Cooperative and serves as Director on the boards of Hundley Farms, Inc.; Frontier Produce, Inc.; Double H Farms, Inc.; Florida Fruit and Vegetable Association; and Law Enforcement Assistance Foundation, a fundraising organization. He serves as a Director of Elberta Logistics International, LLC, an agricultural transport business; is an owner and managing member of Many H’s, LLC, an agricultural transport business; and is an owner and managing member of American Berry Company, LLC, a blueberry growing business. Mr. Hopkins previously held elected director positions on the Boards of Farm Credit of South Florida and Farm Credit of Florida from 2009 until 2013. During this time, he was a member of the Audit Committee. On Jan. 30, 2014, the Board appointed Mr. Hopkins as a stockholder director, a position established under the bylaws and his current term of office is 2017-2020. Mr. Hopkins serves as chair of the Compensation Committee and is a member of the Audit Committee.