First Posted: 3/30/2009
ELKIN Yadkin Valley Bank and Trust Company, Elkin, announced Kristi A. Eller has been named executive vice president and chief information officer for the bank, effective March 19, according to William A. Long, president and CEO of Yadkin Valley Financial Corporation, the holding company for the bank and trust.
Eller has 25 years of banking/financial experience. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a B.S. in business administration and finance. She began her banking career at NCNB, then Bank of Iredell before joining Piedmont Bank, which later merged with Yadkin Valley Bank and Trust Company. She is married, and she and her husband, Kyle, have two children.
I am thankful for the opportunity presented to me, and I look forward to helping our bank grow, Eller said. We are blessed with a combination of wonderful customers and employees to serve our customers. Our team of employees works hard every day to make sure we are there for our customers and able to meet their needs at the branch and online levels.
Kristi Ellers background, her view towards customer service and employees fits well with our long-term strategic plan for the bank, said Long. Kristis enthusiasm for her job, our customers and her fellow employees is something thats hard to duplicate.