Executive President of CNC, the National Coffee Council Brazil
He graduated in Business Administration, is a rural producer and entrepreneur. He is the executive chairman of the National Coffee Council (CNC). Member of the Council of Agricultural Sector Entities (Council of Agro). He was a federal deputy for six consecutive terms. He chaired the Committee for Consumer Protection, Environment and Minorities; chaired the Special Committee that regulated the National Biosafety Policy; chaired the Special Committee that provides for the Constitutional Regime of the Military, known as the Military’s PEC; was rapporteur for the vote on the Bill that instituted the rural prescription; was rapporteur for the Status of the Elderly; In its curriculum there are still Executive Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (Mapa), Secretary of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply of Minas Gerais (SEAPA) and Municipal Prefecture of Patrocínio. Among numerous other honorifics, he received the following decorations: · Diploma and Medal of the Order of Military Merit, conferred by the President of the Republic. · Diploma and Medal of the Order of Merit of the Army in the Degree of Commander, conferred by the Ministry of the Army. · Diploma and Medal of the Order of Aeronautical Merit, conferred by the Brazilian Army. · Diploma and Medal of Merit Tamandaré, conferred by the Ministry of the Navy. · Honorary citizenship conferred by 21 municipalities.