McLean County Farm Bureau

Best of RFD: From country hoops to COUNTRY Financial

Jim Jacobs, CEO of COUNTRY Financial, was recently inducted into the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Graduating from Chenoa High School in 1984, he finished his career as the all-time leading scorer with 2,069 points and was the top rebounder with 1,156. He shared memories of playing basketball in the driveway as a kid, the biggest lessons he took away from the sport and a recap of COUNTRY Financials’ 2022 year. LISTEN HERE