Flowers named to Mississippi Business Finance Corporation, Development Bank

A former state Senator from DeSoto County has been confirmed as a new member of the Mississippi Business Finance Corporation and the Mississippi Development Bank. 

Merle Flowers of Olive Branch was confirmed by the Mississippi Senate on Friday to a five-year term. He was recommended by State Treasurer David McRae.  

“Senator Flowers will be a valuable asset to the MBFC and MDB teams,” McRae said. “His knowledge of public infrastructure, financing, and job creation will serve these Boards well.”.

The MBFC serves a statewide conduit issuer and acts on behalf of the borrower to access incentives, financial markets, and low-cost