FARM CREDIT ADMINISTRATION, McLean, Va. -- Jill Long Thompson has been named chair and chief executive officer. Long Thompson will be responsible for policy-making, adopting regulations and overseeing the examination and regulation of the institutions that compose the Farm Credit System. She was most recently a member of the board.
FBSCIENCES INC., Memphis, Tenn. -- Terry Hanson has been promoted to chief technology officer. Hanson will oversee all aspects of proprietary technology, including the product development pipeline and promising efforts to identify future generations of its plant growth regulator products. He was most recently vice president of research and development.
NATIONAL MILK PRODUCERS FEDERATION, Arlington, Va. -- Jim Mulhern will join the federation on Jan. 1 as chief operating officer. Mulhern will oversee communications, government relations and membership functions. He was previously with Fleishman-Hillard, the Fratelli Group and Watson/Mulhern LLC.