WESTMINSTER, Md. — MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced the hiring of Ellie Grossnickle as a loan officer. She will be based in the Association’s office in Bel Air, Maryland.
“We are very excited to have Ellie join our sales team at Farm Credit,” says John Stump, MidAtlantic Farm Credit Lending Manager. “Her strong ties to the agricultural community and experience in the Farm Credit System will bring value to the customers here.”
In her role as a loan officer, Grossnickle will be working with customers to guide them through the various financing options for their specific needs. “I hope that eventually, members see me not only as a resource for financial assistance, but also as an ally and cheerleader,” says Grossnickle. “Supporting and advocating for agriculture is one of my greatest passions, and I hope that is able to come through as I work with our members.”
Grossnickle, a resident of Myersville, Maryland, earned her degree in dairy science with a minor in communications from Virginia Tech. Prior to joining MidAtlantic Farm Credit, she worked as a loan officer intern for Farm Credit of the Virginias. She grew up on her family’s dairy farm and was heavily involved in 4-H and FFA. “Both of these organizations do so much to get young people involved in agriculture, and I credit them for much of where I am today,” adds Grossnickle.
To learn more about careers at MidAtlantic Farm Credit and to view our current openings, visit mafc.com/careers.
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 11,700 members and over $2.8 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.
–MidAtlantic Farm Credit