Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation Board of Directors

Edward Davidian

Vice President
Laura Abrams

Mark Amato

Immediate Past President
A. Richard Bonanno

MFBF Directors:

Berkshire County 
Holly Aragi

Bristol County 
Frederick Vadnais, Jr 

Cape & Islands 
Jeff Deck

Essex County 
Peter Gibney

Franklin County 
Nathan L'Etoile

Hampden County 
Leon Ripley

Hampshire County 
Alan Everett

Middlesex County 
Warren Shaw

Norfolk County 
Rudy Medeiros

Plymouth County 
Jack Angley

Worcester County 
Katie Carlson-Hardy

Budget Committee 
Robert Parrish 
Charles Proctor
Wayne Smith

Alex Dowse
Ryan MacKay
Jamie Cruz

Young Farmers & Ranchers
Heidi Cooper

MFBF Staff Directory

*Please include your name and phone number when sending an email to 
MFBF staff or Board of Directors


Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation, Inc. 
249 Lakeside Ave, Marlborough, MA 01752
Phone: 508.481.4766
Toll Free: 1.866.548.MFBF (6323)
Fax: 508.481.4768
Massachusetts Farm Bureau Staff:
*All staff can be emailed at

Executive Director
Doug Gillespie

Deputy Executive Director
Brad Mitchell

Director of Communications & Technology 
John Conners

Director of Marketing & Membership
Katelyn Parsons

MFBF Office Staff: 

Joan Monaco -Office Manager/Bookkeeper

Kelley Garufi
Kim Ashe
Nicole Child