American National Announces New Franklin County Mortgage Loan Officer
For more information, contact:
Michelle M. Gaydica, Senior Vice President (SVP)-Retail Banking
Todd S. Hammock
SVP & Market President-Franklin County
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 24, 2015
Danville, VA – American National Bank and Trust Company announced today the appointment of Deanna C. Early as Mortgage Loan Officer for Franklin County. She will be based at the Westlake Office, located at 12930 Booker T. Washington Highway in Hardy.
Early has 30 years of banking experience, including roles as Branch Manager, Mortgage Loan Originator, Mortgage Operations Manager and Retail Account Executive. During her tenure, she has been recognized as the top Community Reinvestment Act loan originator, and she achieved President’s Club standing while working with Bank of America.
"At American National, providing home financing is an important part of our services, so I am extremely happy to welcome the talent Deanna brings to our banking family," said Todd S. Hammock, Senior Vice President & Market President for the Franklin County region. "She not only has the experience to do the job well; she also knows and is heavily involved in the community."
Early has worked with the Roanoke Festival in the Park, she has served as Operations Manager for the Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival, and she has taught first-time homebuyer classes for the Virginia Housing Development Authority. Also involved in the Smith Mountain Lake Regional Chamber of Commerce, she served for years as an ambassador.
About American National
American National Bankshares Inc. is a multi-state bank holding company with total assets of approximately $1.5 billion. Headquartered in Danville, Va., 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 25 banking offices and two loan production offices. American National Bank and Trust Company also manages an additional $767 million of trust, investment and brokerage assets in its Trust and Investment Services Division. Additional information about the company and the bank is available on the bank's website at www.amnb.com.
Shares of American National are traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "AMNB."