Chris Beeker III

State Director of Alabama

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Chris Beeker grew up on a family-owned catfish and cattle farm in Greene County, the smallest county in Alabama. Through extensive experience of working on the family farm and other business ventures, he has firsthand knowledge of the positive and important impacts of USDA programs for all communities and especially rural America. He and his wife, Carly, have three children.  Chris was appointed by President Trump and Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue to serve as the State Director for USDA Rural Development in Alabama, effective November 26, 2017.