Brandon grew up on a family farm near Colo, IA where they raised corn, soybeans, hay, hogs and cattle. Brandon graduated from Central College with a degree in Biology and started his agricultural career in Ames, IA where he was involved in livestock pharmaceutical research. His experience also includes serving as County Executive Director for the USDA-FSA for 8 years where he was responsible for implementing and maintaining compliance on a variety of USDA farm programs.
Brandon joined Hurley & Associates in 2016 because of the commitment Hurley has to get to know each client personally and their customized individual approach to ag marketing and risk management. He enjoys working with farmers at a personal level, getting to know them as individuals and also about their operations.
Brandon currently lives in Parkersburg, IA with his wife and 5 children.
He enjoys spending time with his family through a variety of ways including sports, 4H, vacations, and volunteer projects. He is active in his local church and community and enjoys many other outdoor activities.