I look forward to beginning this new chapter as CEO and continuing to serve our customers on a daily basis.
Westminster, MD (PRWEB) January 19, 2016
MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the promotion of Thomas Truitt to the role of Chief Executive Officer. He is based in the association’s Westminster, Maryland headquarters office.
“I am grateful to be a part of such a wonderful team here at MidAtlantic Farm Credit,” says Truitt, who transitioned to the new position on January 1. “I look forward to beginning this new chapter as CEO and continuing to serve our customers on a daily basis.”
Truitt has been employed with Farm Credit since 1993, holding positions within the sales, credit, and IT departments. Since 2013, he has served as the Chief Operating Officer for MidAtlantic Farm Credit. In his new role, Truitt will be working closely with board members and staff to ensure the association achieves its overall goals and objectives, and remains focused on fulfilling the Farm Credit mission.
“Thomas is well-versed in all aspects of the Farm Credit system, and his years of experience make him an excellent fit for this position,” says Wayne Lambertson, chairman of MidAtlantic Farm Credit’s board of directors. “We are looking forward to the leadership and diverse skill set he will bring to this role.”
For more information about MidAtlantic Farm Credit, please visit mafc.com.
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 10,600 members and almost $2.4 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.