Reid Cumbo, a native of Sampson County, is a first-generation hog farmer and is the owner and operator of Cumbo Farms, LLC – C&R Finishing, contracting with Smithfield. He graduated from East Carolina University with a bachelor’s degree in economics. After graduation, Reid returned to his hometown of Clinton with a passion to fulfill goals of career, family, and community stewardship. In 2018, he was able to achieve a lifelong goal of raising pigs and currently owns a 2,880 head finishing farm outside of Clinton. He also works full time for Elanco Animal Health where he manages swine accounts throughout North Carolina. Currently, Reid serves on the NC Pork Council conference and producer education committee and the promotions and outreach committee. In addition to continuously working towards meeting career goals, he enjoys being a husband and dad. Whenever Reid’s not at the farm or with his family, he enjoys riding horses, playing golf and hunting.
- Appointed to a 3-year term to fill a vacated District 4 seat in 2022.