As a Vice President of Commercial and Agribusiness Banking at FNBO, Hope specializes in providing guidance and support for farmers and ranchers. She firmly believes in the nature of hard work and is pleased to offer financial guidance to support the ambitions of the agribusiness community. Hope takes an individualized approach with her customers to devise the best solutions for their needs, specializing in operating lines of credit, term loans and agriculture real estate loans.
Hope has an extensive history in agribusiness lending as a loan officer in South Central Nebraska. Her experience also includes roles in customer service and loan processing.
Hope earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Kansas State University and an MBA with a concentration in Finance from Fort Hays State University. She is a member of the Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce Agriculture Committee and is a Nebraska Farm Bureau Ag Pen Pal.
Hope’s passion for agriculture doesn’t end when the workday is through. Outside the office she spends her free time helping on her row crop and cattle operation. To round things out, she has been known to hit the golf course on occasion and to volunteer for her local FFA chapter.