Getting to Know . . . Doug Norton

Getting to Know . . . Doug Norton

Vice President & Portfolio Manager

Farm Credit Services Southwest

Doug has worked in the banking and finance industry for over 24 years. The last 19 years, he have focused exclusively on agricultural finance in the State of Arizona. He has a passion for agricultural and helping today's producers be successful. Doug considers himself a partner in a producers operation and take it very seriously. It may surprise some that Arizona's agriculture is a $10+ billion industry. It is vibrant and a necessary part of Arizona's economy.

 
  • Born in: Pasadena, CA
  • Contribution to the Flagstaff community: Finance local agricultural producers
  • Books you recently enjoyed: The Wright Brothers, by David McCulloch
  • Favorite hobbies: Hiking and baking
  • Favorite Western: Rooser Cogburn
  • Favorite ranch recipe: Ranch beans
  • Fondest outdoor memory: Hiking the Grand Canyon
  • Favorite quotation:
Life is like an old-time rail journey – delays, sidetracks, smoke, dust, cinders and jolts, interspersed only occasionally by beautiful vistas and thrilling bursts of speed. The trick is to thank the Lord for letting you have the ride.
— Jenkins Lloyd Jones