June 14, 2018
Farm Credit of the Virginias recently announced Jourdyn Friend as one of their 2018 summer interns. A native of Richmond, VA, Jourdyn will work out of the Staunton office.
Jourdyn is a rising senior at Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) where she is pursuing a Business Administration degree with a minor in Human Resource Management. Friend is currently a member of the women’s basketball team at EMU. She also serves as Vice-President of EMU’s Black Student Union organization.
When asked what she’s most excited to bring to Farm Credit as an intern, she replied, “I am very excited to bring more creativity and uniqueness to Farm Credit”.
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 over 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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