MEET THE TEAM
Mr. Will Bentley has agreed to become the President of the Georgia Agribusiness Council.. Will served as the Executive Vice President of the 5,500-member Georgia Cattlemen’s Association and the Georgia Beef Board. In these roles, he has been extremely active in local, state and federal policy formulation and advocacy, and has direct lobbying experience in our Capital. He is well known in Georgia by our Elected officials and within the Agribusiness community.
Bentley is originally from Thomaston, GA., where he and his family own and operate Bentley Farms. He is a Shorter College graduate with a major in business marketing and a minor in communications. Will serves on the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine Advisory Council. He is also a member of the UGA AgriAbility Board, the Macon Civic Club, the Advancing Georgia’s Leaders in Agriculture Board, and is a member of Leadership Georgia class of 2017.
Will is married to Ember Bishop Bentley and the couple lives in Macon, GA with their dog, Gordon. The Bentley’s attend Vineville United Methodist Church.
Delta Cartee joined the organization in 2006. As the receptionist and member services assistant for the Georgia Agribusiness Council, Delta performs general office operations, assists Council members and is responsible for day-to-day membership responsibilities. She enjoys speaking with members to best direct their inquiries and loves serving the many friends of our industry. Whatever question you may have for the Council, Delta is often the first person you will reach and is always ready to assist.
Delta is married to Eddie and is originally from South Carolina before moving to Commerce, GA. Delta and Eddie have two grown children and a grandchild.