Tess comes from a vast background in agriculture. Her existing knowledge and positive attitude will be a great asset when serving our member-borrowers, says Bill Kitsch, MAFC sales manager.
Westminster, MD (PRWEB) May 20, 2013
Bill Kitsch, sales manager, has announced the hiring of Tess Weigand as a loan officer trainee working from MidAtlantic Farm Credit's Lancaster, Pennsylvania office.
Weigand will be responsible for managing current customer's farm loans as well as originating new business development within agricultural lender's territory. MidAtlantic Farm Credit offers financing for farms, agribusinesses, equipment, and homes.
Weigand says, "I am very motivated and feel fortunate to be given the opportunity to use my education, experience and passion for agriculture to begin my career at MidAtlantic Farm Credit."
Kitsch adds, "Tess comes from a vast background in agriculture. Her existing knowledge and positive attitude will be a great asset when serving our member-borrowers."
Weigand graduated from Pennsylvania State University in State College, Pennsylvania in the Fall of 2012 with her bachelor's degree in agricultural sciences. She is a volunteer firefighter and enjoys riding horses, sailing, fly fishing and cheering on PSU football. Weigand currently resides in Quarryville, Pennsylvania.
About MidAtlantic Farm Credit
MidAtlantic Farm Credit is an agricultural lending cooperative owned by its member‐borrowers. It provides farm loans for land, equipment, livestock and production; crop insurance; and rural home mortgages. The co-op has over 10,500 members and approximately $2.1 billion in loans outstanding. MidAtlantic has branches serving Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia. It is part of the national Farm Credit System, a network of financial cooperatives established in 1916 to provide a dependable source of credit to farmers and rural America.