Daniel T. Kelley has served on Nationwide's board of directors since 2006. Kelley also serves as a director of Nationwide Bank, and he is a former director of Farmland Mutual Insurance Company, a part of the Nationwide family of companies.
Kelley is chairman of the board and president of GROWMARK, Inc., and operates a grain farm near Normal, Ill., in partnership with his two brothers. He is a director of Denver-based CoBank and Evergreen FS, Inc., in Bloomington, Ill., serving as president since 1985.
He is a director of the Illinois Agricultural Leadership Foundation and serves as director and vice president of the Illinois State University Alumni Association. Kelley was a board member of AgriBank FCB in St. Paul, Minn., and chaired the merger steering committee forming the company in May 1992.
Kelley has received many accolades and awards in the agribusiness community, including Director of the Year by the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives in 2002.
A graduate of Illinois State University, Kelley holds a bachelor's degree in agriculture.