January 10, 2007 - Jim Engel, President and CEO of Aquesta Bank in Cornelius, NC has announced the promotion of Cathy O’Nan, Director of Retail Banking to Senior Vice President/Director of Retail Banking.
Cathy brings 20 years of lending experience to Aquesta's family of banking professionals. She began her career as Asst. Vice President and Director of Dealer Services with First National Bank of Gainesville, Georgia in 1986. In 1989, she became Vice President/Consumer Financial Services Manager for Bank South/Citizens & Peoples National Bank in Pensacola Florida, and later became Branch Manager for Arcadia Financial in Atlanta Georgia.
Cathy moved to Cornelius, NC in 1996 and became involved in several community activities such as credit counseling for Habitat for Humanity and the School Leadership Committee for Davidson IB Middle School. In January 2006, Cathy was instrumental in helping Aquesta Bank in its initial phase of development. She became the Director of Retail Banking when the bank opened in August of 2006, and was promoted to SVP- Director of Retail Banking in January 2007.
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