Brandy began her financial services career in 2001 as a teller. Over the next several years, she progressed through a range of roles in financial services including Customer Service, Operations, and managing a bank's insurance portfolio. She entered Commercial Lending in 2013 as a Commercial Loan Assistant, and later served as an Appraisal Manager. She has been a Commercial Loan Assistant with TVFCU since 2016 and works hard to assist the business lenders, so they have more time to work with TVFCU's business owners.
In her spare time, Brandy can be found supporting her kids at their sporting events.
John started his lending career with a central Florida community bank in 2001. After completing a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management at Southeastern University in 2008, he joined the Lending staff of a local Florida credit union as a lender. Soon after relocating to Chattanooga in 2009, he joined TVFCU as a lender, becoming a branch manager in 2011 and serving in that role for 6 years, then accepting a lending position TVFCU's Business Services department in 2017. He enjoys helping Tennessee Valley business owners find ways to better manage their finances. He has completed leadership programs with both the McMinn and Catoosa County Chambers of Commerce and is actively involved with the Catoosa County Chamber.
John spends his free time time biking, hiking, and golfing with family and friends.
Since starting at TVFCU in 1975 amidst a recession, Tom has witnessed TVFCU weather nationwide economic storms and become stronger. During his 40-plus tenure, he has served in an array of roles — including helping create TVFCU’s commercial indirect lending program. Today, as a business lender, he is proud to help members obtain funding for vital company vehicles and capital investment equipment. In addition, he handles single entity business real estate lending.
In his free time, Tom can be found on the golf course or playing with his band, the Ascots. Let TVFCU’s longest serving employee help you today!
Ryan has dedicated his career to helping small business owners turn their dreams into reality. After graduating from Bryan College with a degree in Business Management in 2010, he worked at a community bank in his hometown of Winchester, Tenn. Once moving to the Scenic City, he taught business owners the keys to succeed as a senior small business counselor with the Tennessee Small Business Development Center. Today, he helps entrepreneurs of all stages find the best loan for their needs.
When Ryan’s not helping members, he can be found networking at community events. And after work, he enjoys playing softball and golf.
When Rodney began his career at TVFCU in 1986 after graduating from the Tennessee Technological University with a finance degree, the credit union only served consumer members who worked at select companies. As membership grew, members soon sought credit union service for their businesses. Rodney has served the membership in every aspect of lending and helped create TVFCU’s Business Lending Department in 2005. He currently thrives helping members manage their commercial real estate portfolio by providing competitive commercial loan products.
Rodney is active in the community and serves on the finance committee of Harvested Here Food Hub, a subsidiary of the Chattanooga Area Food Bank, and as treasurer for the Master Gardeners of Hamilton County Tennessee, Inc.