Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta Names New Director of Sales

ATLANTA, June 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta (FHLBank Atlanta) announced today that Scott Brennan has been named Director of Sales, effective July 1, 2013.

In his role, Brennan will lead the Bank's resources and strategies related to shareholder business development and outreach. He will manage the sales, funding, and shareholder education teams, and direct the execution of the corresponding business strategies. Brennan joined FHLBank Atlanta in 2001 as a relationship manager, providing customized funding solutions to shareholder financial institutions in North Carolina and South Carolina. He was promoted to regional sales coordinator with responsibility for more than 250 member financial institutions in Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. in 2005.

"Scott brings a breadth of experience and knowledge that will serve our shareholders well," said Robert Dozier, executive vice president and chief business officer. "He will play an integral role in enhancing the value of FHLBank Atlanta membership."

Prior to joining FHLBank Atlanta, Brennan worked for Fleet Boston Financial Corporation in Horsham, Pennsylvania. He earned a bachelor of science in business administration from Franklin and Marshall College.

"I look forward to leading the sales team, deepening our relationships with our shareholders, and contributing to their success as their trusted advisors," said Brennan.

About the Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta

FHLBank Atlanta offers competitively-priced financing, community development grants, and other banking services to help member financial institutions make affordable home mortgages and provide economic development credit to neighborhoods and communities. The Bank's members—its shareholders and customers—are commercial banks, credit unions, savings institutions, community development financial institutions, and insurance companies headquartered in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. FHLBank Atlanta is one of 12 district banks in the Federal Home Loan Bank System, which since 1990 has contributed more than $4.8 billion to the Affordable Housing Program.

For more information visit our website at www.fhlbatl.com.

CONTACT: Meredith Moses Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta mmoses@fhlbatl.com (404) 888-8145Source:Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta