At Ross & Yerger, we believe our employees are a vital part of our company’s continued success and advancement. Get to know our Bond Manager in this month’s Employee Spotlight.
My career with Ross & Yerger began in November 2008 when I was asked to manage the bond department as well as work with our producers focused on the construction industry.
Where did you grow up? I have spent almost my entire life in Jackson. I was born and raised here and attended Casey Elementary and St. Andrews School. I lived in Nashville for 10 years, which is where both my sons were born, moving back to Jackson in 1992 in order to be closer to family.
What motto do you live by? “Serve others well” is one I try to live by.
What do you like to do outside of work? Read, hunt, travel and cook.
What is your favorite TV show/movie? My favorite movie is probably Shawshank Redemption while my favorite TV show is NCIS – all three versions.
What is your favorite sports team? New Orleans Saints.
What is your favorite food? Has to be either a good steak or seafood.
What or who is your favorite band/singer/song? Pretty much all music.
What is one of your biggest pet peeves? It has to be people riding in the left lane, not moving over to let someone pass.
What has been your best memory while working at R&Y? I don’t know that I have one individual memory but rather a series of them, watching our construction clients account list grow from less than 20 to approximately 100.
Tell us something about yourself that most people don’t know about you. I’ve run two full marathons and three half-marathons.
What is your proudest accomplishment? Raising two boys into becoming fine young men.
Thanks for being such a great part of the R&Y family, Ford!