Karen Wright Joins Powell Valley National Bank

Karen Wright Joins Powell Valley National Bank

Jonesville, VA, Powell Valley National Bank (PVB, Bank) is pleased to announce that Karen Wright has joined the Bank as Auditor.

“We are extremely pleased to have Karen join the officers and staff of PVB”, said Leton L. Harding, Jr., CEO of PVB.  “As our Bank continues to expand its presence throughout the region having someone of Karen’s background and integrity will play a key role in maintaining the security and soundness of our Bank while meeting the credit, deposit, and financial services needs of our customers.”

Karen is a native of Washington County, VA.  She has over 20 years of financial industry experience, most recently as Vice President and Senior Internal Audit Officer for Highlands Union Bank in Abingdon, Virginia.  Karen holds the title of Certified Information Systems Auditor from the ISACA, an international professional association focused on IT governance, and she is a Certified Community Bank Internal Auditor through the Independent Community Bankers of America.

Karen is a graduate of Virginia Intermont College with a degree in Organizational Management.  She and her husband, Larry, have two children, Lauren and Justin, along with two new granddaughters, Eliza and Isabel.   They reside in Bristol, VA.

Powell Valley National Bank is a locally owned community bank headquartered in Jonesville, VA with full service offices throughout the region. The Bank, established in 1888, offers a wide range of loan, deposit, electronic banking and investment services.