TowneBank announces Peninsula promotions
December 17, 2013
Reported by: Tidewaterbiz.com
TowneBank named multiple new branch managers on the Peninsula.
Denise Counce, branch manager of the Kingsmill office, has been named a vice president. Counce has been with the company 10 years. She is a graduate of Strayer University and TowneBank’s management associate program.
Counce serves as chairman of the board of directors for the Menchville House and as a member of the board of directors for Southeastern Virginia Health Systems. She is also a member of the Kiwanis Club of City Center in Newport News.
Lauren Garner has been named branch manager of the Oyster Point office. Garner is a graduate of the University of Virginia as well as TowneBank’s management associate program. She has previously worked in human resources and directly with TowneBank’s president. She is currently attending the Virginia Bankers School of Bank Management.
Garner is a member of the Junior League of Hampton Roads. She was a part of the organizing committee for the annual Run for the Dream, which benefits the Achievable Dream Academy and Wounded Warriors.
Stacy Cross has been named branch manager of the Port Warwick office and assistant vice president. Cross has been with the company for nine years years and has 12 years of experience in the financial services industry. She is a graduate of Saint Leo University and is currently pursuing a master’s degree from Regent University. Within the community, Cross has served as second vice president of the Gildersleeve Middle School PTA.
Dawn Holihan has been named branch manager of the New Town Williamsburg office. Holihan has more than 17 years of financial experience, most recently serving as branch manager of TowneBank’s Port Warwick Office. She is a graduate of Christopher Newport University and is a member of Gamma Phi Beta Sorority and Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity.
Holihan is a member of the Kiwanis Club and a United Way campaign representative. She helps coordinate the Day of Caring event each year for TowneBank’s Peninsula/Williamsburg region each year. In addition, she serves on the board of the Coastal Region-York/Poquoson/Williamsburg Chapter of the American Red Cross and volunteers with local nonprofits including Edmarc and the Boys and Girls Club of the Peninsula.