Davie Stephens


Clinton, KY

Davie Stephens, a soybean farmer from Clinton, Ky., is chairman of the American Soybean Association (ASA). He previously served as president, vice president and secretary of ASA, and has been an ASA national director since 2012. He represented his fellow farmers on the Kentucky Soybean Association (KSA) board from 2006-14, serving as treasurer, secretary, vice-president and president during three, three-year terms.

Stephens farms more than 5,000 acres in Kentucky and Tennessee. In addition to soybeans, he grows corn and raises chickens in four poultry barns.

His bachelor’s degree came from the University of Kentucky, and he completed his master’s at Murray State University. He is married to Judy Byrd Stephens, who is also an active Agvocate for soybean farmers.