Joshua Brant
Senior Vice President, Commercial Team Leader, and Commercial Relationship Manager

Market Area 

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

Banking Experience

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

Joshua Brant

NMLS# 430307

37 Church Street, Ste. 2600
Waynesville, NC 28786