Local Business Professional Recognized for Outstanding Achievement

Leading Global Family Enterprise Membership Association Awards Distinguished Certificate 

Joe Kluender of FarmFamilyDynamics, LLC was honored as a Fellow of the Family Firm Institute at the 2016 FFI Global Conference, October 26-29 in Miami, Florida with the additional designation of ACFBA – Advanced Certificate in Family Business Advising. FFI Fellow status signifies that Joe Kluender has completed an advanced program of study as part of the Family Firm Institute’s Global Education Network, presented at FFI annual conferences, and has been a member of FFI for more than 10 years.

The certificate is presented to individuals who have achieved comprehensive professional knowledge and ensures that the highest standards in professional best practices will be implemented. 

The Family Firm Institute (www.ffi.org), an international professional membership organization of over 1800 individuals and organizations across 88 countries, is dedicated to providing interdisciplinary education and networking opportunities for family business and family wealth advisors, consultants, educators and researchers.  “Through obtaining Fellow status, Joe Kluender has gained a deeper understanding of the needs of family-owned enterprises and the many roles family business and non-family members play, “said Judy Green, President of the Family Firm Institute.