American National Hires for Lynchburg Market


March 17, 2020

Lynchburg, VA – American National Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce the hiring of Ryan White as Lynchburg Market President and Matthew Adkins as Vice President, Relationship Manager.

Ryan White is a Lynchburg native with nineteen years of experience in the banking industry. He has held market leadership roles in the Lynchburg/Central Virginia markets for most of his industry tenure, and has a strong background in commercial, industrial, and asset based lending.

White currently sits on the board of the Blue Ridge Chapter of the American Red Cross, and serves as chair for the Investor Relations committee at the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance.

Matthew Adkins is a Liberty University graduate with a B.A. in Business Management. He has over eight years banking experience and currently sits on the board of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Lynchburg.

“We are very excited to have Ryan and Matt join the American National Bank and Trust team,” said Kevin Meade, Northern Region Market President. “They both bring a wealth of knowledge and experience, coupled with a passion for service that aligns well with the culture of our bank and the needs of our customers.”

About American National

American National is a multi-state bank holding company with total assets of approximately $2.5 billion. Headquartered in Danville, Virginia, American National is the parent company of American National Bank and Trust Company. American National Bank is a community bank serving Virginia and North Carolina with 26 banking offices.  American National Bank also manages an additional $855 million of trust, investment and brokerage assets in its Trust and Investment Services Division.