American National Announces Employee Changes in Greensboro
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Jeffrey V. Haley
President & Chief Executive Officer
American National Bank and Trust Company
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 16, 2014
DANVILLE, VA – American National Bank and Trust Company announced today the following employee changes and promotions in the Greensboro Region:
Rhonda P. Joyce has been named Senior Vice President & Market President for the Greensboro Region. An alumna of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Joyce joined American National (formerly MidCarolina Bank) in 2003 to start their loan production office in Greensboro. Joyce has been in banking for more than 27 years in Greensboro. The current Chair of the Board of the YMCA of Greensboro, she is also on the Board of the Greensboro Chamber Operating Group, on the Board of Directors of the Guilford Merchants Association and FirstPoint, a member of Summit Rotary, a member of the Women’s Professional Forum, a graduate of Leadership Greensboro and a member of Stoney Creek’s Ladies Golf Association.
Mary Bridges-Hicks has been promoted to Vice President. With more than 30 years of banking experience, Bridges-Hicks has served in branch management, relationship management and mortgage lending. An alumna of High Point College, she currently serves as a Relationship Manager and Mortgage Lender for the Greensboro Region.
Jennifer Stetler has been promoted to Vice President. Stetler currently serves as a Relationship Manager and Business Development Officer for the Greensboro Region. Her 17 years in banking have included various roles in sales, retail, small business lending and banking management. Prior to her career in banking, Stetler served our country as an active duty member of the U.S. Air Force. She has worked with numerous volunteer organizations, including the Big Brothers Big Sisters program, Habitat for Humanity and United Way. An 11-year member of Kiwanis International, she also currently serves as Immediate Past President for the Nat Greene Kiwanis Club of Greensboro and as Chairwoman of the Board for Our Lady of Grace Catholic School of Greensboro. Stetler is a graduate of Leadership Greensboro and an ambassador for the Greensboro Chamber of Commerce.
Melody Albright has been promoted to Assistant Vice President. Albright currently serves as a Loan Compliance Specialist. An alumna of Greensboro College, she has nine years of banking experience in loan operations, commercial lending and compliance. Having previously worked as a real estate paralegal, she is a North Carolina Bar-Certified Paralegal. In addition, Albright serves as President of the Pilot Club of Greensboro, a service organization that assists people with brain injuries and brain disease.
“As one of our key markets, Greensboro is an important focus for us,” said Jeffrey V. Haley, President & Chief Executive Officer. “We are excited about the significant growth we have experienced under the exceptional leadership of Rhonda Joyce and look forward to continuing this momentum.”
About American National
American National Bankshares Inc. is a multi-state bank holding company with total assets of approximately $1.3 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 southern and central Virginia and north central North Carolina with 25 banking offices and two loan production offices. American National Bank and Trust Company also manages an additional $607 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."
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