THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Woodforest National Bank recently announced that Marcia Yearwood has joined the bank as Senior Vice President and Divisional Manager of 95 branches throughout Illinois and Indiana. Yearwood's responsibilities will encompass the overall operations and performance of the division including sales, service experience, community development, regulatory compliance, and employee performance management.
Yearwood's experience spans over 27 years in banking through various positions held in retail and branch banking. Prior to joining Woodforest she managed an 87 branch network with significant focus on small business lending, investment sales, and mortgage. Yearwood has provided leadership for various projects during her banking career including mentorship for investment associates, strategic planning for the branch network to include the creation and implementation of the retail delivery model, and participated in her previous bank's Leadership Journey program.
Julie V. Mayrant, President-Retail Division for Woodforest National Bank stated, "We are extremely pleased to have Marcia join our retail leadership team. Her extensive banking experience will be instrumental to our continued success in Illinois and Indiana."
A graduate of Northwood University, with a major in management, Yearwood and her husband reside in the Chicago metro area and have 2 children attending college. Yearwood is a past board member of United Way, Vice President of Finance for her church, an avid volunteer for READ Association, Junior Achievement, and the Boy Scouts Council.
Celebrating 36 years of community banking service, Woodforest National Bank has successfully stood among the strongest community banks in the nation, proudly offering unsurpassed quality customer service since 1980. Woodforest currently operates 743 branches in 17 states across the United States. For more information about Woodforest National Bank please visit www.woodforest.com.
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SOURCE Woodforest National Bank