Barry L. Bogseth
Managing Director and Head of the Agricultural Portfolio Unit
Barry L. Bogseth is managing director and head of MetLife's Agricultural Portfolio Unit. He was named to this position in January 2014. In this role, he is responsible for management of the company's agricultural loan portfolio with oversight of loan approvals, pricing, underwriting, new business development and portfolio strategy.
Previously, Mr. Bogseth served as a Regional Director overseeing the origination and administration of a regional loan portfolio. He was named to this position in 2005.
Mr. Bogseth joined MetLife in 1988 and has served in various capacities within MetLife including originating and servicing both agribusiness and traditional farm and ranch real estate loans, as a territory field representative in the both the Midwest and East-Central Regions of the U.S.
Mr. Bogseth graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Ag Economics and a MBA from the University of Nebraska.