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Shawn Porter Joins HomeTrust Bank as VP, Commercial Relationship Manager, Tri-Cities Tennessee Market

porter-shawnKingsport, TN – HomeTrust Bank announced that Shawn Porter has joined the Bank’s Kingsport Commercial Lending Team.

“I’m excited to join HomeTrust Bank,” said Shawn Porter.  “HomeTrust is focused on serving its customers and communities through building strong, long term relationships. I’m pleased to join such a like-minded organization.”

Porter has 18 years of financial services experience; 9 years with Wachovia Bank where he started his career in Dealer Services, 1 year at Regions Bank where he entered the commercial market as a Credit Underwriter, and 8 years at First Tennessee Bank where he continued his commercial experience as a Relationship Manager.

A 2011–12 Leadership Kingsport Graduate, Shawn is active in the local community; serving on the Rotary Board, as well as past and current United Way Committee Chair posts. He enjoys spending time with his family and likes getting involved with many different sporting activities.

“HomeTrust is focused on continuing to expand our commercial portfolio here in the Tri-Cities,” stated Corey Webb, Tri-Cities Market President. “Shawn brings regional bank credit and relationship management experience to our commercial team.  He knows the Kingsport market and has a proven track record of successfully managing solid credit portfolios. Additionally, our current business customers, will benefit from his knowledge and experience.”

About HomeTrust Bank  
HomeTrust Bank, founded in 1926, is a nationally chartered, community-focused financial institution committed to providing value added community banking through online/mobile channels and 39 locations in North Carolina, Upstate South Carolina, East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. The Bank is the 5th largest community bank headquartered in North Carolina. As of June 30, 2016, the Company had assets of $2.7 billion.