FORT WORTH — Lone Star, ACA (Lone Star Ag Credit), the premier ag-lender in Texas, recently announced the addition of its newest board member, Troy Moncrief.

Moncrief will join 11 other board members who oversee the operations of the cooperative agricultural credit association.

“Troy has lived in the Fort Worth area for nearly 30 years,” CEO Daron Gates said. “His knowledge and expertise of the Fort Worth market will allow Lone Star Ag Credit to better serve the residents of Tarrant County and the surrounding area.”

Moncrief received his bachelor’s degree from TCU in advertising and public relations. He currently serves as the president of Tarrant County for Sendera Title. Prior to joining Sendera Title, Moncrief served as a securities broker for nine years. In the past, he has owned businesses in the real estate and hunting industries.

Moncrief is extremely active in charities, especially those that work with children. He currently serves on the board with Speedway Children’s Charities, where he is chairing the Beretta Celebrity Clay Shoot in November for the third year. Moncrief is also on the executive board for Campfire Boys and Girls and president of the board for CAST “Catch A Special Thrill” located in Renton, Wash., which organizes fishing events across the nation for handicapped children. Troy was also a recipient of Forth Worth Business Press’ 40 Under 40 Award in 2003.

Troy currently resides in Aledo, with his wife, Julie, and two children, Ross and Ashley.

“Troy is an asset to the Fort Worth community,” Gates said. “He loves the city and everything it represents. Lone Star Ag Credit is also a firm believer in the heritage that Fort Worth offers its citizens and we hope that we can help continue that way of life for many families in this area.”

For more than 90 years, Lone Star Ag Credit has been a reliable source of financing for Rural America. Lone Star Ag Credit is a $1 billion customer-owned cooperative that provides courteous, accurate service through a well-trained, highly motivated staff. Lone Star Ag Credit offers a wide variety of loan programs at competitive rates including agricultural and recreational real estate, rural homes, operating, equipment, livestock and agribusiness loans. Lone Star Ag Credit’s administrative offices are located in Fort Worth with credit offices located in Sweetwater, Abilene, Stephenville, Weatherford, Cleburne, Denton, Sherman, Paris and New Boston.

For more information, visit www.lonestaragcredit.com.