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Reiter Affiliated Companies Employee Accepted to Ventura County Farm Bureau Board of Directors

Luis Calderon to Represent Ventura County’s Agricultural Interests

December 14, 2020 – (Oxnard, California) – Luis Calderon, Director of Partnerships, Growers and Resources for RAC, was elected to the Ventura County Farm Bureau Board of Directors for the 2020-2021 term.

Established in 1914, the Ventura County Farm Bureau is a core institution in Ventura County’s agricultural community. It exists to support its members through advocacy for agricultural interests and the provision of specific programs and services that support its members.

“I feel honored to have the opportunity to serve in this role,” said Luis Calderon. “As an advocate for Ventura County’s agricultural industry, I look forward to promoting policies and fostering community action that will preserve the industry’s sustainability and vitality.”

Luis first joined RAC in 2009, and since then has fostered great relationships with RAC’s partners and other growers in Ventura County. His talent in building relationships and navigating the complexities of RAC’s land resources helps to ensure the company’s continued engagement and success with partners and landlords.

Eduardo Lucero, VP of Southern District Operations for RAC also shared, “We are so proud of Luis and his desire to support Ventura County’s farms and farmers. He has always demonstrated a willingness to engage with our community, and we are confident Luis will provide valuable perspective from the frontline to support Ventura County’s agricultural success.”

RAC is strongly committed to positively impacting the communities where they grow. They believe in their employees and invest in their training and growth to ultimately inspire great leadership throughout their organization and the larger agricultural community.