Farmers National hires 2 regional VPs

Grant Fitzgerald

Farmers National Company, Omaha, Nebraska, has added two regional vice presidents.

Grant Fitzgerald (pictured above) has been promoted from within the company from his previous position as vice president of farm and ranch management operations based out of the Omaha headquarters to regional vice president of farm and ranch management.

Mike Janssen (Courtesy photo.)

Mike Janssen has been hired as regional vice president of farm and ranch management. He worked previously as a district manager for Iowa with Syngenta Seed.

These two leadership roles will lead, manage and inspire Farmers National Company’s team of area vice presidents, area sales managers, farm managers, appraisers and area staff.

Fitzgerald has served as vice president of FARM operations for the past 1.5 years where he directed the leadership of and support of the client relations manager, customers service team, FARM operations team and insurance business line. Prior to that, Fitzgerald worked as assistant vice president and area manager of FARM, and as a farm manager and associate real estate broker out of the Fremont, Nebraska, office. He has been with Farmers National Company since 2013.
Janssen has been with Syngenta since 2008. Before becoming district manager with the company, he worked in sales and was a technical service agronomist. Janssen also worked as seed lead and precision ag specialist from 1998 to 2005 with Aspinwall Co-op.