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American National Announces New Financial Advisor in North Carolina


American National Announces New Financial Advisor in North Carolina 


DANVILLE, VA – American National Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce the addition of Gregory (Greg) Y. Ellington to its Trust and Investment Services Division. Ellington will be based at the 3101 S. Church St. banking office in Burlington, N.C., and will assume the role of Financial Advisor for North Carolina markets.

“We are very excited to welcome Greg to our bank and look forward to the level of care and expertise he will provide to our clients,” said H. Gregg Strader, Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer. “Building investment solutions focused on individuals’ financial goals is what we are all about at American National, and Greg will help us do just that.”

A Burlington native, Ellington most recently worked with the investment firm of Edward D. Jones. Previously, he worked in reinsurance following a career as a pilot and 10 years of service in the U.S. Marine Corps, where he earned the rank of major. An alumnus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Ellington also obtained his MBA from Boston University. He resides in Burlington with his wife, Sonja, and their 7-year-old daughter, Kirsten. They are active members of St. Mark's Church.