Karen Wright

Powell Valley National Bank Promotes Karen Wright

Jonesville, VA- Powell Valley National Bank (PVB, Bank) is pleased to announce the promotion of Karen Wright as Chief Auditor of the Bank.

Karen holds over 20 years of financial industry experience and joined PVB in 2016.  She carries 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 dedicated and hard worker who has the best interests of the Bank in mind, and as our Bank continues to expand its presence throughout the region, having Karen’s experience 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,” says Powell Valley National Bank CEO, Leton L. Harding, Jr.

Karen is a native of Washington County, VA.  She 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 twin 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.