JOHANNS NAMES FARM SERVICE AGENCY ADMINISTRATOR
Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns appointed Teresa Coarsey Lasseter Tuesday (October 18) as administrator of the Farm Service Agency (FSA). Lasseter will oversee farm programs, farm loans, commodity operations, conservation programs, disaster assistance and field operations at FSA offices in all fifty states.
Lasseter, a Georgia native, served at FSA from 2001 to 2003, first as state executive director in Georgia and later as associate administrator for farm programs in Washington, D.C.
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