V.C. Hollingsworth III Biography


Term Ends: 5/31/18

President, VCH Management Inc.

V.C. Hollingsworth is chief operating officer of citrus and cattle operations for VCH Management Inc.

A fourth generation citrus grower, he has been actively involved in the citrus industry for 30 years. He is a member of the Peace River Valley Citrus Growers Association, Florida Citrus Mutual, Farm Bureau and Florida Nurserymen Association.

Hollingsworth served on the board of the USDA Farm Service Agency for seven years. He was chairman for the three years following the 2004 hurricane season and was recognized for his service in conjunction with the Citrus Disaster Relief program.

Hollingsworth holds a bachelor’s of science degree in citrus from Florida Southern College.

He serves as chair of the Research Committee and vice chair of the Administrative & Budget Committee.