Jeff Williamson appointed Consumer Finance Director
Mullins, SC, January 26, 2021 – Anderson Brothers Bank is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeff Williamson to Vice President Consumer Finance Director. Williamson will continue as manager of the Main Street Conway office.
In this new role, Williamson will promote and support the sales, marketing, servicing, production and performance of non-real estate consumer loans. Williamson is a graduate of the University of Michigan and has received Professional Certifications from the University of North Carolina and Harvard University. Jeff has over 20 years of experience in the consumer finance industry. He resides in Conway with his wife, Kendra and two children.
“We make over 10,000 consumer loans in our 25 branches every year. These loans are extremely important to our customers and are vital in fulfilling our role as a true community bank. Jeff brings the leadership and experience we need to further expand, improve and serve our customers with consumer loans. We are pleased to appoint Jeff as Consumer Finance Director” said David Anderson, CEO/President.
Deborah Burroughs VP Commercial Loan Officer joins Anderson Brothers
January 26, 2021, Mullins, S.C. – Anderson Brothers Bank has announced that Deborah (Debi) Burroughs has joined as VP Commercial Loan Officer in our Murrells Inlet office. Burroughs’ responsibilities include working with local businesses to develop new banking relationships for Anderson Brothers Bank.
Burroughs is a native of Horry County with over 25 years of banking, finance and real estate experience. She brings with her an expertise in commercial, consumer, mortgage, and wealth management. Ms. Burroughs is a National Association of Corporate Directors Fellow and a licensed SC Real Estate Broker. She currently serves on the Board of Burroughs & Chapin Company, Inc. She also serves as Board Chair for Chapin Company, Inc. and is the former President of Burroughs Company, Inc. Additionally, she served as a member of the Coastal Carolina University Spadoni College of Education Board of Visitors.
Her span of community involvement consists of the Myrtle Beach Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, Leadership Grand Strand, United Way, and service on the Boards of Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum, The Boys and Girls Club of the Grand Strand, Kids Voting, and South Carolina Bankers School Advisory Board.
Burroughs is a graduate of USC- Coastal Carolina with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management and Real Estate and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. She received a Master of Business Administration from Winthrop University and is an alumnus of South Carolina Bankers School, as well as, Louisiana State University’s Graduate School of Banking.
Anderson Brothers Bank opens New Branch in Florence, South Carolina
December 14, 2020, Mullins, South Carolina—Anderson Brothers Bank today opened its third location in Florence signifying their continued growth in the area. The newest location is at 2001 Hoffmeyer Road in Florence. The branch has a friendly open feel with local friendly faces to greet its customers.
Anderson Brothers Bank currently has 25 branches in the Pee Dee and Coastal regions with this addition to the Florence area. “It is with great anticipation and excitement that we announce the opening of newest Anderson Brothers Bank location in Florence.” said Randy Altman, Area Executive for Anderson Brothers Bank. “This new branch will be beneficial to our customers by providing a convenient location, and it represents an additional and significant step toward our future growth in the Florence market.”
ABB announces plans to open New Branch in Murrells Inlet
September 3, 2020, MULLINS, SC – Representatives of Anderson Brothers Bank today announced they have received all state and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) regulatory approvals to open their new branch in the Murrells Inlet community of Horry County.
The new 4,500 square foot full-service branch will be located on the corner of Highway 17 Bypass and Inlet Square Drive at 11975 Highway 17 Bypass, formerly Plantation Federal Bank. The branch will feature a spacious lobby with coffee bar, meeting space and offices, drive-up service, night drop, an ATM and onsite-lending officers for commercial and consumer lending. The office staff will include representatives from the bank’s Home Mortgage Center and Anderson Brothers Investment Services. Projected opening planned for around the first of October this year.
Anderson Brothers Bank has a 30-year presence in the north strand area with a branch located at 1799 Hwy 17 North in North Myrtle Beach. In addition, Anderson Brothers Bank has a solid presence in the Myrtle Beach and Georgetown corridor with two locations in Myrtle Beach and one in Georgetown. The newest location is representative of the bank’s continued commitment to growth in Horry County and will facilitate the mission to provide quality products and convenient services for their customers.
“I am very pleased to extend our services into Murrells Inlet,” said Bryan Lenertz, Vice President and Horry County Executive. “This is a perfect location that allows us to service a community that bridges our other offices in Myrtle Beach and Georgetown. We pride ourselves in getting to know the community, its business leaders, and the neighborhood residents personally.”
Anderson Brothers Bank has also announced that Terri Larkin, an experienced banker with over 21 years’ experience serving Murrells Inlet, will be the Branch Manager of the new branch. Terri, who recently joined as Commercial Loan Officer, is well known within Murrells Inlet and surrounding areas as an active community supporter.
Prior to joining Anderson Brothers Bank in March, she was with United Community Bank as a Commercial Relationship Manager. Terri has lived in the area for over 35 years and is a graduate of Clemson University, the SC School of Banking and the Graduate School of Banking at LSU.
Anderson Brothers Bank in North Myrtle Beach Sees Many Changes
MULLINS, JUNE 11, 2020 - In addition to recent renovations to our North Myrtle Beach branch, we've expanded our local team to include employee promotions and transitions.
We are pleased to announce the promotion of Sarah Myers, Branch Operations Coordinator, who began her ABB career in August 2017 as a Teller.
Shawnee Thornton and Robert Beatty recently transitioned to Loan Officer positions in the NMB office. Shawnee joined ABB in July 2016 as a Teller/CSR and in January 2017 was promoted to Branch Operations Coordinator. Robert joined ABB in January 2015 as a Teller and was soon promoted to CSR. Shortly thereafter in January 2017, Robert was transitioned to Loan Assistant.
"We are very fortunate to have Shawnee, Sarah and Robert as members of the ABB family in our NMB office," said Bryan Lenertz, VP Horry County Executive. "All three have the leadership skills, drive, commitment to customers and community involvement along with outstanding enthusiasm for ABB and we look forward to their continued success."
Terri Larkin joins Anderson Brothers Bank as VP/Commercial Loan Officer
MULLINS, May 28, 2020 — Anderson Brothers Bank announces the addition of Terri Larkin at VP / Commercial Loan Officer in the bank’s Market Common office located at 2711 Agnes Lane in Myrtle Beach.
In her role, Larkin will help lead the bank’s efforts to better serve the South Strand communities of Surfside, Murrells Inlet and Pawleys Island as we open our branch in Murrells Inlet later this year. In addition, she will assist customers with the various financial services offered by the bank and will be heavily involved in customer relations and market development. Terri brings over 21 years of financial experience to Anderson Brothers Bank, including her most recent service with United Community Bank/Tidelands Bank.
Larkin is a graduate of Clemson University with a degree in Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management and a minor in Business Administration. She is also a graduate of the SC Bankers School and LSU’s Graduate School of Banking. In her free time, Terri serves on many Boards in the Myrtle Beach & Georgetown areas.
“We are extremely excited that Terri is joining our ABB family,” said Bryan Lenertz, VP Horry County Executive. “She offers a wealth of knowledge and experience in consumer lending and has a proven ability to assist clients in financing arrangements. She will make a significant impact in the opening of the bank’s Murrells Inlet office along with our continued growth in the surrounding markets.”
Anderson Brothers Bank donates $5,000 to MUSC for COVID-19 Fund
MULLINS, APRIL 10, 2020 - Anderson Brothers Bank donated $5000 to the Medical University of South Carolina Foundation’s emergency response fund to meet the needs caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19). The donation is for immediate needs expenses, including equipment, screening costs, staff support and protection supplies for the Florence Division of MUSC. Monetary assistance will provide immediate funds to assist MUSC facilities in the Florence & Marion County areas.
“Anderson Brothers Bank is always looking for ways to give back to the communities and citizens we serve,” said Susan Grant, Marketing Director with Anderson Brothers Bank. “The Andersons have always believed in stepping up when a need is presented. This is the foundation of the bank’s history and has never been truer today.”
For more information about the MUSC emergency response fund or to donate, visit https://web.musc.edu/about/giving
Will Britton Promoted to Branch Manager in Conway
February 18, 2020 - Anderson Brothers Bank is proud to announce the promotion of Will Britton to the position of Branch Manager. Britton will be based in the Bank's Conway Church Street office located at 2651 Church Street. Prior to joining ABB in 2017 as a Loan Officer, Will was a community banker for a local bank in the Conway area. He is a graduate of Coastal Carolina University with a bachelor's degree in Finance. "We are fortunate to have Will in the role of Branch Manager. His extensive background and banking knowledge make him a perfect fit for this position and a great asset to ABB and our customers," said Richard Carroll, ABB VP/City Executive.
Kentley Lipps Promoted to Loan Officer in Myrtle Beach
February 14, 2020 - Anderson Brothers Bank is proud to announce the promotion of Kentley Lipps to the position of Loan Officer at our Market Common branch in Myrtle Beach. Kentley joined ABB in April 2019 as a Teller. In her free time, she volunteers for United Way, Back Pack Buddies, Junior Achievement and the American Heart Association. In her new role as Loan Officer, Kentley will assist customers with various financial services offered including Personal Loans, Auto Loans and Credit Cards.
Luke Gasque Promoted to Assistant VP - Mullins City Executive
January 13, 2020 - Anderson Brothers Bank is proud to announce the promotion of Luke Gasque to the position of Assistant VP / City Executive for the Mullins offices. Luke joined ABB in April 2013 as a Loan Officer in Mullins and has over 7 years of Commercial and Consumer Lending experience. Throughout his career, Luke has been actively involved in numerous community groups and organizations in Marion County.
Tim McCoy Promoted to VP Mortgage Banking
January 23, 2020 - Anderson Brothers Bank is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Tim McCoy as Vice President Mortgage Banking. McCoy will be based in the Bank's Mortgage office on 44th Avenue in Myrtle Beach. McCoy has over 22 years of mortgage lending experience and plays a vital role in the mortgage department's day-to-day operations.
Owen Willis & Kurt Walters named Mortgage Loan Officers in Myrtle Beach
January 23, 2020 - Anderson Brothers Bank is pleased to announce Owen
Willis and Kurt Walters as the newest members of the Anderson Brothers Bank Mortgage team. Willis joined Anderson Brothers Bank in July 2015 and has over 12 years experience in the financial services industry. He will be based in the Bank's Market Common office in Myrtle Beach.
Kurt Walters, Mortgage Loan Officer, will be based in the Bank's Mortgage office on 44th Avenue in Myrtle Beach. He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a degree in Finance.
Kim Driggers Promoted to Branch Operations Coordinator in Latta
January 13, 2020 - Anderson Brothers Bank is pleased to announce the promotion of Kim Driggers to the position of Branch Operations Coordinator in Latta. Driggers was recognized as the 2017 and 2019 Best Bank Teller in Dillon County and she's instrumental in leading the Dillon County Relay for Life team.
Tara Tannenbaum Promoted to Loan Officer
November 12, 2019 - Anderson Brothers Bank is proud to announce the promotion of Tara Tannenbaum to the position of Loan Officer based out of our Myrtle Beach - Grissom location. She joined Anderson Brothers Bank in April 2014 as a Loan Assistant. "Tara has been a hard working, valuable member of the ABB team and has earned this promotion to Loan Officer," stated Bryan Lenertz, VP Horry County Executive. "We are looking forward to watching her continue to grow and do big things for Anderson Brothers Bank!"
Welcome Nikki Lowery and Ray Merritt to ABB North Myrtle Beach!
Nikki Lowery and Ray Merritt have recently joined the ABB team as Loan Officers at our North Myrtle Beach office located at 1799 Highway 17 North. Lowery brings with her 9 years of financial experience, including her most recent service with 1st Franklin Finance. Merritt joins us from South State Bank, is a member of the Surfside Rotary Club and an avid volunteer for the United Way Day of Caring. Both Lowery and Merritt will be responsible for Consumer Loans, including Auto and Personal Loans.
ABB Florence Customer Appreciation Scheduled for September 12
Join the Florence staff of both our Second Loop and South Cashua locations as they celebrate YOU, our customers, on September 12 from 11am - 2pm! Free food and giveaways while supplies last and a drawing for $500! Click below for more details.
Vicki Coleman Joins Anderson Brothers Bank as Consumer Loan Officer
June 10, 2019 - Anderson Brothers Bank announced the addition of Vicki Coleman as Consumer Loan Officer based in the Mullins office located at 232 W. McIntyre Street. She brings with her over 40 years of financial services experience...