May accepts new term as chairman

John MayJohn May, President of Agricultural Solutions & Chief Information Officer at John Deere, will continue his tenure as Cultivation Corridor Board Chairman in 2015-16. May, who has enterprise-wide responsibility for Information Technology and Intelligent Solutions Group at Deere and is responsible for product platform groups consisting of hay & forage products and crop care products, served as the Corridor’s inaugural chairman in 2014-15 and has agreed to serve another year to ensure leadership continuity as the Corridor turns its first budget and program years over. Year two of May’s tenure will include the establishment of a handful of officer positions on the Corridor board to create a leadership succession process.