Rabo AgriFinance has added to its western and eastern Washington State financing team through the addition of two newly appointed senior relationship managers. Greg Loudon is senior relationship manager in central Washington; Jon Vander Kooy is manager in western Washington. Loudon comes to Rabo AgriFinance with 13 years of banking and agricultural experience in the Yakima Valley, the last eight years focused on the agricultural sector. Vander Kooy also has 13 years experience, most recently with Northwest Farm Credit Services in Burlington, Washington. He also grew up on a dairy in Mt. Vernon.
Vander Kooy will deliver the resources of Rabo AgriFinance to customers in western Washington. Loudon was hired to help expand Rabo AgriFinance’s presence in Yakima Valley.
Loudon will initially be based in Rabo’s Richland office, but will move to the company’s office in Yakima Valley upon its completion in 2014.
Rabo AgriFinance, a division of Rabobank, is a leading financial services provider for agricultural producers and agri-businesses in the United States. Rabo AgriFinance has a network of crop insurance and risk management specialists as well as being an agricultural lender.