Donald Farm brings a wealth of expertise in financial services to his position as managing director at Carl Marks Advisors. He has more than 36 years of experience in agriculture and agribusiness financing. Mr. Farm is responsible for business development in the Midwest region and management of client relationships. 

Mr. Farm has experience financing engagements in bioenergy, agriculture, and food processing.

Prior to joining Carl Marks, Mr. Farm served as senior vice president at AgriBusiness Capital, where he managed an elite sales team in providing financial services to clients in the agricultural industry. Previously, Mr. Farm worked at AgStar Financial Services, where he was a member of the executive management team and developed a capital markets team that worked with lenders nationwide on the purchase and sale of loan participations and syndications.

Mr. Farm earned a BA in Mathematics from Minnesota State University, Mankato. He also attended the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York. Mr. Farm is very active in the community, serving on the audit team at his church and teaching classes in Junior Achievement.