Brian G. Philpot, JD

The Face of AgAmerica

Brian G. Philpot is the President/CEO and principal owner of AgAmerica Lending.

Founded by Philpot in 2009, AgAmerica’s unique brand of agricultural lending has grown into one of the premier financial brands in the country. Its spectrum of loan products serve the ag market in a way that no other lender can – providing short and long term solutions across a broad range of loan terms and interest rates.

Brian has an extensive background in real estate law, growth management and land use issues, market analysis and negotiation.

  • One of the founding partners of Land South Group, Brian was the project leader on the acquisition and sale of timberland, ranches, groves, residential, commercial and industrial projects.
  • Brian has been a principal in the acquisition of more than 160,000 acres.
  • Brian received his B.S. in Finance from Florida State University, and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Florida’s College of Law.

Brian has served on the Polk County Land Use Planning Commission, the Lakeland Regional Medical Center Foundation Board of Directors, and the Platinum Bank Advisory Board. His leadership roles include Chairman of the Lakeland Economic Development Council and former Chairman of the Lakeland First United Methodist Church Board of Trustees. Brian lives in Lakeland with his wife Brandie and their two children.