Get to Know Tonya Dingledine – Finance’s Newest Team Member
April 13, 2020
Tonya Dingledine of Bloomington began April 13, as an internal control analyst based at the financial cooperative’s central office in Mahomet.
What interested you in a career at FCI?
I had heard of Farm Credit’s reputation for a strong culture, vision, and work environment. I wanted to be part of a larger purpose and mission to support rural communities and agriculture. Before joining FCI, I worked for 23 years at State Farm Insurance Bank in Bloomington-Normal in various accounting analyst and managerial roles.
Tell us about your upbringing.
I was raised in LaSalle County and graduated from Streator High School before receiving a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Southern Illinois University Carbondale. I am also a licensed certified public accountant.
What’s one thing people would be surprised to learn about you?
I was born on Friday the 13th and once was in an accident after a black cat crossed my path. I’m a bit superstitious!