January 5th, 2011
Six employees at Family Trust stepped into new roles this week, according to Lee Gardner, CEO and president.
Erica Abney has been promoted to branch manager at Albright Road. She joined Family Trust in 2005 as a teller and has worked as a management associate and assistant branch manager. Erica graduated from Winthrop University in 2004 with a business degree and in 2006 with a master’s degree in business.
Geremy DeForge was promoted to E-Services manager. He joined Family Trust in 2006 and graduated in 2004 from Lyndon State College with a degree in interactive digital media and an associate’s degree in graphic design.
Tina Farris has been promoted to assistant branch manager in Clover. She joined Family Trust in 2005 and has worked as a loan processor in audit and compliance and as a member service representative. Tina has more than 10 years experience in human resources and six years experience in office management. She received an associate’s degree in business management and a certificate in human resources from York Technical College.
Nikki Meeks has been named branch manager for the Fort Mill office under construction on U.S. 21. Nikki has 17 years experience in the banking industry and joined Family Trust in 2004. She will remain branch manager at Ebenezer Road until later this year. She graduated from Winthrop University in 1992 with a degree in business administration.
Sula Pettibon has been promoted to community relations manager. She has 20 years experience in journalism and joined Family Trust in 2009. She graduated in 1979 from Winthrop University with a communications degree.
Lisa Young has been promoted to assistant vice president for the Mortgage Services Center. Lisa has more than 20 years of mortgage industry experience. She graduated in 1987 from Winthrop University with a degree in business administration. She previously was a mortgage originator and underwriter for Family Trust and returned in 2009 as manager of the Mortgage Services Center.