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Jan 17, 2024

Heritage Land Bank Announces Joint Management Agreement with Texas Farm Credit

Heritage Land Bank has officially entered into a joint management agreement with Texas Farm Credit, a fellow Farm Credit association sharing a commitment to supporting agriculture and rural Texas.

A joint management agreement signifies a collaborative partnership between two organizations, aiming to leverage their strengths, resources, and capabilities to enhance operational efficiency and explore growth opportunities. As part of this agreement, Mark Miller, the current Chief Executive Officer of Texas Farm Credit, will assume the same role at Heritage Land Bank.

Mark Miller brings with him a wealth of experience, having dedicated 35 years to his Farm Credit career. Beginning as a loan officer in South Texas, he has held pivotal roles, including Chief Operating Officer, Chief Credit Officer, and ultimately serving as Chief Executive Officer since 2013. A graduate of Texas A&M University with a bachelor's degree in Agricultural Economics and the Texas Agricultural Lifetime Leadership (TALL) program, Mark's integrity and strong agricultural background make him a valuable addition to Heritage Land Bank.

The Board of Directors emphasizes its commitment to Heritage Land Bank stockholders, assuring them that this joint management agreement is a strategic move aimed at positioning the association for sustained success. The collaboration with Texas Farm Credit aligns with Heritage Land Bank's mission to provide reliable credit and financial services to support agriculture and rural communities in Texas.