Larry Potter was born April 27, 1954 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He is married to Diane Potter and has two daughters, Jamie and Kristie, a step daughter, Laura and a step son, Len. He also has three grandchildren, Taylor, Treyton and Dylan.
Larry started his career in Banking with Norwest Mortgage who eventually merged with Wells Fargo. He was responsible for the Mortgage departments in Cedar Falls, Waterloo and Mason City. He then accepted a position with Countrywide Home Loans and built the area to include branches in Cedar Rapids, Cedar Falls, Waterloo, Mason City and Burlington. He then opened his own mortgage banking company, Charter Funding, with branches in Cedar Rapids, Cedar Falls and close ties to Tucson, Arizona.
In 2007 Larry merged Charter Funding with Linn Area Credit Union where he is currently employed as the Director of Mortgage Lending.
Larry was raised a Master Mason in 2005 and joined El Kahir Shrine as a member of the Revvin Fez Unit. He believes very strongly in the brotherhood of the fraternity and is always willing to help a fellow Mason and Shriner.
Larry and Diane enjoy bicycling, camping and their grandchildren. They enjoy having parties in their home where you will usually find a keg of his homemade beer.