ABINGDON, Va., Dec. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- First Bank & Trust Company, a diversified financial services firm, today announced that Gary Davenport has been appointed as Vice President and Commercial Lender.
Davenport has 31 years of banking experience, most recently from Farmers & Merchants Bank in Fishersville, Virginia where he served as Commercial Loan and Business Development Officer.
In his role at First Bank & Trust Company, Davenport will develop commercial lending relationships and provide commercial deposit services for his clients in the counties of Rockingham and Augusta as well as the greater Shenandoah Valley region. His office is located in Harrisonburg, Virginia at 120 University Boulevard.
"Gary Davenport has a depth of experience that allows him to identify and structure the most appropriate financing options for the unique challenges business customers face", stated John Bowers, Senior Vice President and Regional Manager for the Shenandoah Valley. "He has a long history of building strong relationships, and his customers have a tremendous amount of confidence in his ability to provide them with what they need."
Gary Davenport is a former member of the Virginia Army National Guard. He is actively involved in the community, and resides in Augusta County. He may be reached at [email protected] or by calling 540-434-0671.
About First Bank & Trust Company First Bank & Trust Company, one of the top community banks in the United States, is a diversified financial services firm with office locations in southwest Virginia, northeast Tennessee, and New River and Shenandoah Valleys. Financial objectives are addressed by offering free checking products for personal and business accounts, and assessing lending solutions managed by mortgage, agricultural and commercial lending divisions. Comprehensive financial solutions are available through trust and brokerage service representatives.