September 19, 2016
Farm Credit of the Virginias recently announced that Churchville, Virginia resident, Leslie Harris has joined the Harrisonburg office as a credit analyst. Harris will report to Brad Hewitt, credit manager with the organization.
Harris is very familiar to Farm Credit of the Virginias having worked for the association for 13 years as a loan officer and commercial ag credit analyst in the past. “I am ready to help the lending staff achieve Farm Credit’s main goal of taking care of the customer.”
Harris is originally from Staunton, Virginia and holds a Bachelor’s in Animal & Poultry Science from Virginia Tech.
Farm Credit of the Virginias provides over $1.8 billion dollars in financing to more than 11,000 farmers, agribusinesses and rural homeowners throughout Virginia, West Virginia and western Maryland. Farm Credit is a cooperative capitalized largely through investments made by farmers, ranchers and the rural homeowners and businesses that borrow from them. In fact, as part of a nationwide network they are the largest single provider of agricultural credit in the United States and have been for 100 years. Farm Credit helps maintain and improve the quality of life in rural America and on the farm through its constant commitment to competitive lending, expert financial services and for facilitating and sharing knowledge and resources through the Farm Credit Knowledge Center. For more information, visit www.FarmCreditKnowledgeCenter.com or www.FarmCreditofVirginias.com.
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