Retail Service Officer
Barry joined American Farm Mortgage & Financial Services in September 2016. Barry was responsible for developing business and assisting current American Farm customers in Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri. Barry brings over 17 years of banking experience, 8 years in Ag leasing, along with several years as a CAT dealer, selling agriculture equipment. In addition, he has worked in the agronomy field selling inputs and providing recommendations for farmers. In addition to his experience in Ag lending, he over 30 years of knowledge from working on his family farm in Elkton, Kentucky. Barry brings a deep understanding of logistical, managerial and operational dynamics crucial for today’s agricultural business. He is actively involved in the Todd County Extension Council, and served as board member of the Boys and Girls Club of Hopkinsville. Barry earned a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural business from Western Kentucky University in 1986.
Barry is married to his wife Leslie and has 2 children, Cloie and Landon. Leslie currently is in the process of starting her own business. Cloie currently lives in Nashville Tn and works for a non-profit mission. Landon is a sophomore at Western Kentucky University majoring in health science with plans to become a physical assistant.
The family farm consists of black angus cattle, dark fired tobacco, corn, soybeans and wheat.
Barry is very excited to become a part of the AgriFinancial team and looks forward to working with all the team members.