Brooke Zirk

Brooke Zirk

Vice President; Commercial Relationship Manager

Why F&M Bank?

Question: What do you enjoy most about being a lender for F&M?

Lending at F&M Bank provides the opportunity to work with each business owner on their specific needs. I can provide customized solutions for each individual situation.

Question: Why should a local business choose F&M’s commercial lending services over a larger national bank?

We provide local decision making, which helps set the stage for deep-rooted relationships with our customers.

Let’s Get to Know You:

Question: Where are you from, and what’s brought you to where you live/work now?

I was born and raised in Roanoke and relocated to Harrisonburg in 1997 to attend Bridgewater College.  After graduating college, my husband and I bought a home in Broadway where we currently reside with our 2 boys and our dog.

Question: How long have you been working in the commercial real estate and lending industry?

I have worked in various lending capacities the past 15 years. I started my career in consumer lending in 2005, and in 2016, transitioned to commercial lending.

Question: What impact do you hope to make on the local community?

My goal is to form long-lasting relationships with my customers as I help them grow and thrive. I bring a consultative approach to understand all aspects of my client’s business and personal goals.

Share Your Expertise:

Question: What advice would you offer new business owners who are interested in obtaining or learning more about commercial lending?

I would love the opportunity to meet with business owners to discuss further aspects of commercial lending and how we can become a partner and resource for each other.