Jeff Wenger

Risk & Compliance Manager

Responsible for Risk and Compliance within AgIS Capital’s Asset Management and Operations areas


Based out of AgIS Capital’s Turlock office, Jeff has an extensive background in farm management, regulatory compliance, labor management and relations, agricultural policy, and risk management.

Most recently, Jeff was the Vice President, Risk & Compliance Manager for Manulife Investment Management where he developed and managed a comprehensive risk management framework for over 40,000 acres of directly managed farms across North America, including processing facilities such as apple packing houses, wineries, almond shellers and walnut hullers. Additionally, Jeff developed and guided the third-party foreign labor management practices across the organizations over 3 million acres of forests in North America.



B.S. in Agribusiness Marketing, California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo


Vice President for the California Farm Labor Contractor Association, providing compliance resources and best management practices to California’s agricultural employers