Jim Schwertner

President & CEO, Schwertner Farms

Jim Schwertner is president and CEO of Schwertner Farms, Inc. and was appointed by Texas Gov. Rick Perry in 2009 to serve on the Board of Regents of the Texas A&M University System. He holds an ATP, is type rated on the Cessna Citation CE-525S and holds a single-engine sea rating. Schwertner is also chairman of the board of Schwertner State Bank and a partner in the Lockhart Livestock Auction and the Mid Tex Livestock Auction in Navasota, TX. He has extensive non-profit governance experience, having served on the boards of organizations such as Texans for General Aviation, the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association and the Capitol Area Diabetes Association. He has also been appointed to represent industry on groups including the Texas Aviation Advisory Board and the National Beef Board.

Joined NBAA Board: 2013
Current Term Expires: 2026
Committee Service: Member, Compensation, Investment & Succession Committee

Additional Information About Jim Schwertner

Oct. 18, 2023 Board Elections Take Place at NBAA Annual Meeting During NBAA-BACE
Dec. 14, 2020 Members Re-Elect Nine Board Leaders at Virtual Annual Meeting
Oct. 11, 2017 NBAA Announces New Board & AMAC Leaders, Re-Elects Directors
Oct. 22, 2014 Board Elections Take Place at NBAA Annual Meeting

Updated Oct. 18, 2023