STATESVILLE — At two recent employee meetings, Carolina Farm Credit CEO Vance C. Dalton Jr. recognized employees for their innovation, service, and outstanding achievements in 2018.
“Being a service organization, our people are our greatest asset,” said Dalton. “We are thankful for all of our employees and are especially grateful for their dedication to serving agriculture and rural America.”
Employees recognized for Innovative Service Awards at the January 7, 2019 Support Staff Meeting were Katie Crews, Karen Gaffney, Kim Jamerson, Carol Lamberth, Pamella Lewis, Pamela McGee, Stephanie Turner-Murphy and Amanda Perkins.
Employees recognized for excellence in sales awards at the February 20, 2019 Sales Meeting were Kyla Craven, number 1 in Joint Segment Loans Closed for 2018; Michele Holt, number 1 in Home Loans Closed for 2018; Colin Meachem, number 1 in Credit Analysis for 2018; Ronda Newgard, number 1 in Appraisal Activity for 2018; Carey Owens, number 1 in AgriConsumer Loans Closed for 2018; and Jody Smith, number 1 in Commercial Ag Loans Closed for 2018.
Carolina Farm Credit is a stockholder-owned cooperative providing financing to full and part-time farmers and agricultural-related businesses, also providing financing for the construction and purchase of homes in 54 counties through 32 branch offices. Other financial services available are credit life insurance, appraisal services, leasing programs and financial planning.
For more than 100 years Farm Credit has been supporting rural communities and agriculture with reliable, consistent credit and financial services.
Carolina Farm Credit serves more than 10,000 members with loans outstanding totaling more than $1.5 billion. The association’s territory covers the western half of North Carolina, with an Ashe branch office located in Jefferson.