$TSBA Allan Funk Named EVP, Chief Credit Officer at Touchstone Bank Press Release | 09/24/2021 Allan Funk Named EVP, Chief Credit Officer at Touchstone Bank PR Newswire
PRINCE GEORGE, Va., Sept. 24, 2021
PRINCE GEORGE, Va., Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Touchstone Bankshares, Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Pink: TSBA) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Touchstone Bank (the "Bank"), are pleased to announce that Mr. Allan Funk will serve as EVP, Chief Credit Officer. Mr. Funk has over 37 years of banking experience, most recently as Senior Credit Officer with $1.5 billion asset based First Community Bank of South Carolina. Prior to that Mr. Funk was with Skyline National Bank and BB&T, in Virginia. He holds an undergraduate degree from Campbell University, an MBA from Wake Forest University Babcock Graduate School of Management and is a graduate of the ABA National Graduate Trust School at Northwestern University.
"We are delighted to have such a talented and experienced leader join the Touchstone team. Allan brings exceptional leadership and experience that aligns extremely well with our strategic goals and community bank culture, said James Black, President & CEO. Black.
Allan Funk commented, "throughout my career, I've seen the importance and value of community banking done really well, and I am very honored to join Touchstone which has an outstanding reputation for being a local banking leader."
About Touchstone Bankshares, Inc.
Touchstone Bankshares, Inc. is the bank holding company for Touchstone Bank. The formation of Touchstone Bankshares, Inc. was finalized on July 1, 2020 with a one-for-one share exchange of Touchstone Bank preferred and common shares with Touchstone Bankshares, Inc. preferred and common shares, respectively Touchstone Bank is a full-service community bank headquartered in Prince George, Virginia. The Bank has eleven branches serving Southern and Central Virginia and two branches and a loan center serving Northern North Carolina. Visit www.touchstone.bank for more information.
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