Senior Vice President, Regional Commercial Banking Executive, South State Bank

Kathy has enjoyed a 20 years career, mostly in banking.  Her experience includes positions in corporate and investment banking with SunTrust Bank in Atlanta and Orlando, First Citizens Bank in Charlotte, and her current role as Senior Vice President, Regional Commercial Banking Executive at South State Bank in Charlotte.  Her roles have ranged from advising small companies seeking alternative sources of capital, working with A-rated multi-national companies with access to public debt and equity capital markets, and everything in between.  Kathy is a graduate of Washington & Lee University with a BS degree in Business Administration.  She is active in the W&L Alumni Association having served on its Alumni Board of Directors and chaired her 10th and 15th class reunion committees while she is currently the Class Agent as well as a member of the George Washington Society.  Kathy was awarded the Distinguished Young Alumni Award from W&L in 2005.  Outside of work and W&L, Kathy is on the board of directors for a local non-profit, Baby Bundles, and is active at Christ Episcopal Church.  Kathy and her husband Brian have two girls, ages 5 and 7.