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Bill Pherigo

Risk Management Analyst

Bill Pherigo holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and Supply Chain Management from Western Illinois University.  Bill has been in the Banking/Financial Industry for approximately 10 years, previously leaving a position as Executive Vice President of Commercial and Ag Business Lending. Bill has worked with many Central Illinois farmers on growth models strategies, land and business acquisitions, and debt management strategies. Furthermore, Bill has been a crop insurance agent since 2009 allowing him to diversify the way he can assist clients in risk management.


Adam Bauer

Risk Management Analyst - Senior Hedge Advisor

Adam holds a Bachelor of Science in Ag Business from Western Illinois University. Adam was raised on a Central Illinois farm, working side by side with his family raising corn, soybeans, and livestock. Adam has been in the grain industry for over 7 years working various positions from Grain Originator to Location Manager.  Adam holds extensive knowledge within the basis side of the grain business, and his expertise allows his clients to capture cyclical movements within the market for higher grain pricing.

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Deana Metz 

Office Manager 

Deana joined My Farm Business after an extensive career in banking.  Deana was born and raised in Brown County IL on a family farm where her family continues to raise cattle and grow crops. Deana manages the day-to-day operations for My Farm Business. 

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