Douglas D. Ray grew up on a grain and livestock farm in Warren County, Illinois.
28 years professional farm management experience and member of Illinois Society and American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers
1984: Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture Economics from the University of Illinois.
1984-1986: Farm Manager and Accountant for a farmland investment management company in Oak Brook, Illinois.
1986-1999: Assistant Vice President & Farm Manager for a Princeton bank.
1992: Accredited Farm Manager (AFM) designation of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers.
1999: Received Real Estate Broker's License
Ray Farm Management Services established.