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Loan Officers

Van Ray

Van Ray

President, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Lending Officer

NMLS # 768907

(o)
662.751.1003
(m)
601.421.0008

vray@bankofyazoo.com

Visit Van at our Yazoo City Main Office location.

  • 34 years in the banking industry; 34 years at Bank of Yazoo
  • Graduate of the University of Mississippi
  • Graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at LSU
  • Independent Community Bankers of America Investment School Certified
  • Native of Pontotoc, Mississippi
  • Member of the Martha Coker Greenhouse Homes Board
  • Member of the Baptist Medical Center - Yazoo, Inc., Board
  • Member of the Mississippi Methodist Senior Services Board
  • Member of the Yazoo City Rotary Club
Dennis Legate

Dennis Legate

Senior Vice President

NMLS # 562099

(o)
601.664.7470
(m)
601.260.7908

dlegate@bankofyazoo.com

Visit Dennis at our Flowood branch location.

  • 31 years in the banking industry; two years at Bank of Yazoo
  • Graduate of Belhaven College
  • Graduate of Mississippi College
  • Graduate of the Mississippi School of Banking
  • Graduate of the Tennessee Commercial Lending School at Vanderbilt
  • Native of Jackson, Mississippi, but has lived in the northwest area of Rankin County for 30 years
  • Chamber of Commerce volunteer
  • YMCA volunteer
  • Former Chairman of the Sanderson Farms Championship Pro-Am event
Jamey Carter

Jamey Carter

Senior Vice President and Loan Officer

NMLS # 609040

(o)
662.751.1013
(m)
601.624.5977

jcarter@bankofyazoo.com

Visit Jamey at our Yazoo City Main Office location.

  • 19 years in the banking industry; six years at Bank of Yazoo
  • Graduate of Mississippi State University
  • Graduate of the Mississippi School of Banking
  • Graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at LSU
  • Native of Bentonia, Mississippi
  • Certified trainer for MCFAC, a financial literacy program for adults
  • Member of the Gateway Development Board
  • Member of the Yazoo City Lions Club
  • Deacon at Central Baptist Church
  • Coach for Clinton Girls Softball League
Debby Jones

Debby Jones

Vice President and Loan Officer

NMLS # 792712

(o)
601.664.7472
(m)
601.624.2722

djones@bankofyazoo.com

Visit Debby at our Crossgates West branch location.

  • 40 years in the banking industry; 15 years at Bank of Yazoo
  • Attended Mississippi State University
  • Continued education through the American Institute of Banking
  • Native of Brandon, Mississippi
  • Instructor for “A Banker in Every Classroom” sponsored by Mississippi Bankers Association
  • Pearl Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
  • Member of the Kiwanis Club of Pearl
  • Member of the City of Brandon Preservation Commission
Daniel Pender

Daniel Pender

Vice President and Loan Officer

NMLS # 768906

(o)
662.751.1004
(m)
662.571.4628

dpender@bankofyazoo.com

Visit Daniel at our Yazoo City Main Office location.

  • 14 years in the banking industry; 14 years at Bank of  Yazoo
  • Graduate of Mississippi State University
  • Graduate of the Mississippi School of Banking
  • Graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at LSU
  • Graduate of the Southeastern School of Commercial Lending
  • Native of Yazoo City, Mississippi
  • Trustee for First United Methodist Church, Yazoo City
  • Member of the Yazoo City Rotary Club
  • Member of the Yazoo City Planning and Zoning Board
Ryan McInnis

Ryan McInnis

Assistant Vice President and Loan Officer

NMLS # 1122907

(o)
601.992.9311
(m)
769.226.7160

rmcinnis@bankofyazoo.com

Visit Ryan at our Flowood branch location.

  • Eight years in the banking industry; five years at Bank of Yazoo
  • Graduate of The University of Southern Mississippi
  • Graduate of the Mississippi School of Banking
  • Graduate of the Graduate School of Banking at LSU
  • Native of Flowood, Mississippi
  • Instructor for “A Banker in Every Classroom” sponsored by Mississippi Bankers Association
  • Usher at St. Paul Catholic Church in Flowood
Amy Walker

Amy Walker

Assistant Vice President and Branch Manager

NMLS # 792711

(o)
601.664.7480
(m)
601.278.2410

awalker@bankofyazoo.com

Visit Amy at our Crossgates West branch location.

  • 26 years in the banking industry; 15 years at Bank of Yazoo
  • Attended Hinds Community College
  • Native of Flowood, Mississippi
  • Instructor for “A Banker in Every Classroom” sponsored by Mississippi Bankers Association
  • Susan G. Komen volunteer
  • Stewpot Community Services volunteer
  • Member of the Pearl Chamber of Commerce
  • Active member in Trinity United Methodist Church
Hattie Williams

Hattie Williams

Assistant Vice President and Loan Officer

NMLS # 537250

(o)
662.751.1012
(m)
662.571.5930

hwilliams@bankofyazoo.com

Visit Hattie at our Yazoo City Main Office location.

  • 29 years in the banking industry; 28 years at Bank of Yazoo
  • Attended Jackson State University
  • Graduate of the Mississippi School of Banking
  • Graduate of Leadership Yazoo
  • Native of Yazoo City, Mississippi
  • Member of the Keep Yazoo Beautiful Committee
  • Member of the Yazoo-Brownsfield Committee of Environmental Study
  • Member of the Compress Property Planning Committee
  • Member of the King Solomon M. B. Church Sanctuary Choir
  • Member of the Lady Achievers Social Club