Western North Carolina (Asheville, Canton, Waynesville, Sylva, Franklin, Bryson City, Hayesville, Andrews, Murphy)
What is your niche or expertise?
Small Business, CRE, OOCRE, RE Development
I have been working within the banking and finance industry since 2002. During that time, I specialized in financial planning, investments, mortgage lending, retail banking, and commercial lending. I enjoy working with small business owners to navigate the complexities of financing, grow their businesses, and be a valued advisor and partner. I was recently promoted to Commercial Team Leader for the Western NC and Tennessee markets where I will support and oversee commercial development.
Certifications and Education
BSBA – Economics and Finance; MBA – Corporate Finance/Management; Graduate of the BB&T Banking School at Wake Forest.
Skills, Accomplishments, and Awards
Having been in retail banking management roles, I have experience in sales leadership, career development, coaching and developing branch staff on the consultative sales approach, small business lending, and financial analysis.
Personal Interests and Community Involvement
I enjoy spending time with my two amazing children. And I also love anything outdoors such as golfing, fishing, and hunting. I draw inspiration for community growth by traveling abroad and experiencing different cultures.
“It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.” -Walt Disney