Mr. Dalton joined us as Senior Vice President and Chief Credit Officer in 2011. Mr. Dalton has more than 41 years of experience in the lending and banking industry. Prior to joining us, Mr. Dalton started his lending career with the Farm Credit System in 1980 as a Credit Analyst, then transitioned into roles as a Loan Officer, Branch Manager and Senior Vice President/Senior Lender. In 1991, Mr. Dalton moved to Stockmans Bank as their Senior Vice President, Region Credit Administrator at PremierWest Bank. Mr. Dalton currently serves on the Sacramento Metro-PAC board of directors and he is a member on the District 3 Grower Liaison Committee for Blue Diamond and a member of the Sacramento Sutter Club's Member Service Committee. Mr. Dalton graduated from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science.