Kathy Nash worked for Bank of America for 15 years in various positions and in various branches, spending the vast majority of those years in lending. She then began working for Feather River State Bank, an independent bank whose main focus was on agricultural lending. She started her career there as an executive administrative assistant to the Executive Vice President/Chief Credit Officer before taking over the position of managing the bank’s note department as a Vice President/Note Department Manager. After a move to Fresno, she opened a loan production office for Feather River State Bank in Madera with the main focus on agricultural lending. Kathy began working for Valley Small Business Development Corporation in September 2000 in the agricultural department. She has held various positions and titles during the 13 years she’s been at Valley and is currently responsible for providing the legal documents for all direct loans as well as all guarantee loans as well as providing reporting on the various aspects of Valley’s lending activities.