Regional Director and Head of the Central Regional Office, Agricultural Finance
Jake Espenmiller is director and head of MetLife's Central Regional Office. In this role he is responsible for overseeing the management team and field production staff of the Central Region. The Central Region includes states in the Intermountain West, Rocky Mountain, Mid-West, and the Northeastern regions of the US.
Espenmiller joined MetLife in 2011 managing the department's Food & Agribusiness investments in the upper Midwest until 2014. Prior to joining MetLife, he accumulated 13 years of extensive commercial and agricultural lending experience. A native of Iowa, Espenmiller is now located in Overland Park, KS.
Espenmiller earned his undergraduate degree at Simpson College and continued his education at Drake University where he received his MBA.