A new relationship banker has joined the team at First Reliance Bank.
Chris Pricenor will be based in the Lexington, South Carolina area, where he will discuss with business representatives what First Reliance Bank can do for them.
“Chris is a wonderful addition to our First Reliance team,” Rick Saunders, president and COO of First Reliance Bank, said. “He has worked tirelessly to improve the financial health of businesses area-wide and, at First Reliance, he’ll be able to offer businesses the tools they need to prosper.”
Pricenor holds a bachelor of science degree in business administration from the University of South Carolina. He also graduated from the South Carolina Bankers School at the University of South Carolina and studied at the Commercial Lending School at East Carolina University.
He enhanced his education in the banking field by taking classes at and graduating from the Graduate School of Banking at Louisiana State University; he also was a 2007 graduate of the Leadership Lexington program.
Although he has lived most of his life in the Columbia, South Carolina area Pricenor’s banking career is rooted in Woodbridge, Virginia. He has worked for South State Bank, Carolina First Bank and BB&T in roles such as branch manager, officer and relationship banker.
Away from the office, Pricenor serves the community as a member of the Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital Board and the budget and audit committee of USTA South Carolina. He is also active with the Shopping With Children organization as well as the West Columbia and Cayce Lions Club and Kiwanis Club.