SUMMERVILLE, SC – Mike Roche has joined Pinnacle Financial Partners
community association team as a senior vice president and financial advisor based in the firm’s South Carolina Coastal Region, serving property managers, community associations, homeowners associations and related organizations. Roche is based at the firm’s Summerville office and covers multiple markets for the firm.
“Mike is an experienced CPA, community association industry leader and sales executive,” said Howard Henry, Pinnacle’s community association program manager. “His 20 years of experience, strong analytical expertise and excellent relationship skills make him a valuable addition to our team.
He has dedicated two decades of his career to community association clients, including continuing education offerings that are right in line with Pinnacle’s advisory approach to financial services. Mike has long standing relationships in the industry and has earned a reputation for being very knowledgeable and providing excellent service and advice. Mike is a tremendous addition to our team.”
Roche comes to Pinnacle from First Citizens Bank (CIT/Mutual of Omaha Bank), where he was a regional account executive managing business development and client retention for the Carolinas, Tennessee and southeastern and southwestern Virginia. Previous roles were with Waldman Engineering Consultants, where he served as chief executive officer and operations manager, and Eagle Rock Management, where he was president, owner and senior community manager. Roche began his career as a certified public accountant for Disteldorf, Ltd.
He earned his bachelor’s degree in accountancy from the University of Illinois and his master’s degree in business administration from Western Governors University. Roche is also a Professional Community Association Manager (PCAM) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Pinnacle Financial Partners provides a full range of banking, investment, trust, mortgage and insurance products and services designed for businesses and their owners and individuals interested in a comprehensive relationship with their financial institution. The firm is the No. 1 bank in the NashvilleMurfreesboro-Franklin MSA, according to 2022 deposit data from the FDIC, is listed by Forbes among the top 25 banks in the nation and earned a spot on the 2022 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For® in the U.S., its sixth consecutive appearance. American Banker recognized Pinnacle as one of America’s Best Banks to Work For 10 years in a row and No. 1 among banks with more than $11 billion
in assets in 2022.
Pinnacle entered the South Carolina market in 2017 when it acquired BNC Bancorp, offering community bank service with the resources and sophistication of a larger firm. Pinnacle was named the No. 1 Top Workplace in South Carolina, midsize companies category, in 2022 and 2021 by Charleston Business Magazine, Greenville Business Magazine and Columbia Business Monthly, with top 10 finishes in 2019 and 2020.
The firm began operations in a single location in downtown Nashville, TN, in October 2000 and has since grown to approximately $42.0 billion in assets as of December 31, 2022. As the secondlargest bank holding company headquartered in Tennessee, Pinnacle operates in 15 primarily urban markets across the Southeast.
Additional information concerning Pinnacle, which is included in the Nasdaq Financial-100 Index, can be accessed at www.pnfp.com.
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