Chief Lending Officer - North
Bill Perry serves as Chief Lending Officer – North, based in Spokane, Washington. In this role, Bill leads the lending and crop insurance functions for the association’s northern region covering Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Alaska.
Bill was raised on his family’s cattle ranch in central Montana, near Judith Gap. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural business from Montana State University and a Master of Science degree in agricultural economics from Kansas State University.
Prior to the merger creating AgWest Farm Credit, Bill served in various roles for Northwest Farm Credit Services since joining the company in 2004. These previous roles include Chief Lending Officer, Montana President and Vice President of Enterprise Risk Management and Credit Underwriting. He also previously served as a Relationship Manager in Montana, working in the Bozeman, Havre and Billings branches.
In his spare time, Bill and his wife enjoy spending time with their two sons and helping out at his family’s ranch in Montana.