Justin Schneider has been hired as a commercial loan representative in the Fallon branch office of Colonial Bank.
Schneider previously was district manager of rural Nevada operations for Farmers Insurance.
He also has six years of military and public service experience, spending three years in the Air force and three years with the Reno Police Department.
Schneider is an active member of Life Underwriters Training Council Fellows and participated in the Fallon Chamber of Commerce, the Fallon Rotary club, the Fallon Cantaloupe Festival and the Parks Department Ski Program.
The unanimous approvals Wednesday came despite state leaders promising to tighten up requirements for Nevada’s tax abatements and incentives for future companies.