Norman Gable, President
Norm is a lifelong resident of rural North Manchester. He is a 1977 graduate of Purdue University with a Bachelors in Agriculture. He is a third generation owner of their family farm, which he and his wife operate. Over the years he has served on several boards and committees including the Wabash County Pork Producers, Wabash County Extension Council, Indiana Blacksmithing Association New Location Committee, and Wabash County Farm Bureau Co-op Board of Directors. Through 11 mergers he has remained on the Co-op board and is now serving on the latest incarnation of that organization known as Ceres Solutions Co-op. He came to the Old Fort in 2005 as a blacksmith and continues to serve as lead blacksmith.