As a lender, one of the best parts of my job is getting to meet with my customers at their farm to see their operation and get to know them, but it is my responsibility to see beyond the numbers and make sure we are lending to good managers.
Aaron M. Miller of Elizabethtown, KY recently joined First Financial Bank's nationwide Farm/Ranch Lending Division. After receiving his dual bachelor's degrees in 2002 (Agricultural Economics and Animal Sciences), Aaron also received his MBA from the University of Kentucky in 2008.
Planting season is coming to a close on the farm and a new crop of graduates is being harvested at the local high school.
You probably grew up with your parents telling you, "In order to be successful, you must work hard."
Most farmers and ranchers pride themselves on always paying their debts on time.