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John Sargent joins Commercial Banking Team

F&M Bank’s executive leadership is pleased to welcome John Sargent to its growing commercial team in Winchester/Frederick County.

For Immediate Release | April 16, 2021 | Timberville, VA ‐‐ F&M Bank’s executive leadership is pleased to welcome John Sargent to its growing commercial team. John joins F&M Bank as Vice President, Commercial Relationship Manager with a focus in Winchester and Frederick County.

John Sargent

John brings a strong background to F&M with over 14 years’ experience in the banking industry, the last eight focused in commercial banking. John graduated from Sherando High School and Longwood University, receiving a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in marketing, and a minor in psychology.

In his new role at F&M, John looks forward to being a trusted advisor and friend to local business owners in his community. “I enjoy supporting, educating, and advising business partners on the best way for them to see their business grow financially.  Establishing relationships with business owners is my top priority and I look forward to growing and supporting the Winchester Community.”

In his spare time, John participates as a member of New Life Christian Church in Winchester and volunteers as a coach for Frederick County National Little League.

“We are thrilled to welcome John to F&M Bank team,” said Mark Hanna, President & CEO. “The greater Winchester area is vibrant, boasting a thriving, local economy and is contiguous to our Shenandoah County footprint. As a Commercial Relationship Manager, John brings a wealth of knowledge to this role and we look forward to his continued success as part of the F&M family.”


About F&M Bank

F&M Bank (FMBM) proudly remains the only publicly traded organization based in Rockingham County, VA, and since 1908, has served the Shenandoah Valley with full-service branches and a wide variety of financial services including home loans through F&M Mortgage and real estate settlement services and title insurance through VSTitle. Both individuals and businesses find the organization’s local decision-making, and up-to-date technology provide the kind of responsive, knowledgeable, and reliable service that only a progressive community bank can. F&M Bank has grown to $1 billion in assets with more than 175 full and part-time employees. Its conservative approach to finances and sound investments, along with excellent customer service, has made F&M Bank profitable and continues to pave the way for a bright future.

For more information, please contact Holly Thorne, (540) 217-6409,