KNOXVILLE, TN — January 9, 2019 — As it completes a record year, Mountain Commerce Bancorp, Inc. (OTCQX: MCBI),
the Knoxville, Tennessee-based bank holding company and parent of Mountain Commerce
Bank (MCB), announced the promotions today of seven key MCB staff members.
has been elevated to Senior Vice President and Director of Human Resources
(HR). Weaver has been with MCB since 2007 and holds two bachelor’s degrees from
the University of Tennessee and a master’s degree from Vanderbilt University.
She has nearly 20 years of HR experience in the financial services sector.
Terry Weltman has been promoted by MCB to Senior
Vice President and Senior Controller. With more than three decades of
accounting and finance experience—the last ten in the banking industry with
MCB—Weltman holds a bachelor’s degree from Troy University in Alabama. He’s
also a veteran of the United States Air Force.
Stephanie Barnes has been promoted
to First Vice President and Relationship Manager. With more than two decades of
banking experience in commercial, consumer and mortgage lending, Barnes holds a
bachelor’s degree in finance from Tennessee Wesleyan College. She joined MCB in
B. Ellis has been promoted to First Vice President and Corporate
Secretary. Ellis serves as secretary to the company and bank boards, while
retaining her responsibilities as executive assistant to MCB’s chief executive
officer. She joined MCB in 2008 and has nearly 40 years of retail banking
experience. Ellis attended East Tennessee State University.
Honeycutt has been promoted to First Vice President and Senior Credit
Analyst. She’s been with MCB since 2007 and has more than 15 years of
experience as a credit analyst in the banking field. Honeycutt earned two
degrees from East Tennessee State University—a bachelor’s degree in business
administration and a master’s degree in accounting.
K. Haines has been elevated to Vice President, Security Officer and
Senior Branch Operations Specialist. Haines has been with MCB for ten years
and, overall, possesses more than two decades of banking experience. During her
time with MCB, she has been involved in all aspects of branch operations.
Currently, Haines is responsible for bank security, and teller and customer
service representative training.
Widener has been elevated to Vice President and Registered
Assistant. She works in MCB’s investments and financial planning group. A
graduate of East Tennessee State University with a bachelor’s degree in
business administration, Widener also holds the title of Vice President and
Private Banking Specialist with MCB’s banking team.
“At MCB, we’re delighted to announce these promotions,” said
Bill Edwards, MCB’s president and chief executive officer. “These leaders have
worked tirelessly during their tenure with MCB, developing and deepening
customer relationships, and improving our products and services. For each of
these seven, the promotion is richly deserved.”