Jonesville, VA—Powell Valley National Bank (PVNB, Bank) is pleased to announce the promotion of Matthew Eades to assume leadership and responsibility of Loan Administration for the bank.
Eades joined PVNB in 2017 as Vice President, Business Development Officer and Manager of the bank’s Abingdon office. He brought with him, 10 years of experience in community banking from across the Tri-Cities region. Throughout his career, Eades has held positions in credit analysis, consumer and commercial lending, and management. In addition to his lending and management responsibilities, Matthew chairs the bank’s loan committee.
Eades is a graduate of the Virginia Banker’s School of Bank Management and is a member of the Virginia Bankers Association’s Emerging Bank Leaders. He is a graduate of both Leadership Washington County and Leadership 2015 Johnson City.
“Matt has demonstrated his professional knowledge and leadership in the loan area of our bank, and is an asset to PVNB’s leadership,” stated Powell Valley National Bank President and CEO, Leton L. Harding, Jr. “In his new position, he will oversee the vital role of the daily loan administration functions of the bank, while servicing his clients and customers as manager of the Abingdon Office. Matthew’s knowledge and expertise will be instrumental in leading PVNB’s loan administration as we continue to grow.”
A native of Abingdon, Virginia, Eades holds both a bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia’s College at Wise, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Virginia Polytechnic University. Matthew and his wife, Julie, have two children, Drew and Chase, and reside in Abingdon, VA.