AgGeorgia Farm Credit Announces Promotion & New Hire in Moultrie Branch

AgGeorgia Farm Credit is pleased to announce the promotion of Patrick Gallagher to Commercial Loan Officer and the addition of Mason DeVane as a Credit Analyst in the Moultrie Branch.

“I’m excited that Patrick has the opportunity to grow in his career while also staying in his hometown,” said Tamara Shrable, Regional Manager for AgGeorgia.  “He flourished as a consumer loan officer and in his new role will manage larger credits and relationships.”

Mr. DeVane will serve as an additional Credit Analyst in the Moultrie location, boosting current staff. “We are ecstatic to bring on an experienced ag credit underwriter like Mason,” said Camille Dungan, AgGeorgia Credit Administrator. “His background and knowledge of agriculture is sure to bolster our analyst team.”

A native of Colquitt County, Mr. Gallagher is a 2020 graduate of Valdosta State University where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with an emphasis on Finance.  He has over four years of experience in banking/finance, in addition to five years of sales experience.  With family involved in farming in the Doerun area, Mr. Gallagher has an ingrained appreciation for agriculture and the Colquitt County community.

Mr. DeVane received a bachelor's degree in Agribusiness from the University of Georgia, and since graduating has obtained over four years of experience in credit underwriting with other agricultural lenders.  He and his wife, Karson, and son, Ford, live in Colquitt County.  

Mr. Gallagher and Mr. DeVane look forward to utilizing their experience and knowledge of ag to provide personalized service to the growing membership of AgGeorgia’s Moultrie Branch.