Jeffrey W. Zellers is Chairman and President of K.W. Zellers & Son, Inc., a seasonal grower-packer-shipper of Arrow brand fresh salad vegetables located in Hartville, Ohio.
Zellers was elected to the Nationwide board in 2007 and is former board chairman of Farmland Mutual Insurance Company and Nationwide Agribusiness Insurance Company.
A leading advocate for food safety, he provided congressional testimony in support of the Food Quality Protection Act of 1996. Zellers is a former trustee and first vice president of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, and he served as treasurer as well as representing Ohio on many committees for the American Farm Bureau Federation. He serves on the Stark County YMCA Board of Trustees and is a past president of The Leafy Greens Council. Zellers also served on a board advisory committee for United Bank.