Jim Harris

(BS ’70, agricultural business and economics), of Eclectic, Ala., retired in 2010 after serving 37 years with USDA Rural Development. He held a number of positions, including county supervisor, assistant district director, district director, state housing specialist, state business specialist, state community facilities program director and state multi-family housing program director. He and his wife, Catherine, have two children: Mary Haden and Joseph.

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