CHARLESTON, S.C. — Sarah Shelley has joined First Citizens Bank’s Charleston team as a business banker. Her responsibilities include building lending relationships with local companies and individuals, with a focus on the downtown Charleston market. Shelley is based at the company’s East Bay Street office.
“Sarah’s proven ability to establish and foster positive working relationships will be invaluable as she grows in the market,” said Reeves Skeen, senior vice president and Southern Coastal area executive for First Citizens Bank. “We are pleased to have her as our newest business banker serving clients in the Charleston community.”
Shelley joined First Citizens in 2012 and most recently served as a corporate development officer in Columbia, S.C. Prior to this, she served as a project manager of global business development for the South Carolina Department of Commerce.
In the community, Shelley is a member of CREW Charleston and the South Carolina Economic Development Association. She received her bachelor’s degree in finance from Wofford College and is a 2014 graduate of the South Carolina Banker’s School.
Founded in 1898 and headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, First Citizens Bank serves customers more than 500 branches in 21 states. First Citizens Bank is a major subsidiary of First Citizens BancShares Inc. (Nasdaq: FCNCA), which has $33.0 billion in assets. For more information, call toll free 1.888.FC DIRECT (1.888.323.4732) or visit firstcitizens.com. First Citizens Bank. Forever First®.