Citizens Trust Bank Announces Next Generation Advisory Board


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Citizens Trust Bank Cynthia N. Day, President and CEO, and the Inaugural Next Generation Advisory Board

Citizens Trust Bank, a recognized leader in the financial services industry, today announces its Next Generation Advisory Board (NGAB).  The advisory board will serve in a collaborative capacity to explore innovative and strategic ways to offer financial solutions to a changing and diverse demographic.  NGAB is comprised of thirteen young and inspiring Atlanta business leaders who have an interest in enhancing access to financial services to build wealth and financial success for the current generation and generations to come.  In partnership with our advisory board, we will expand our reach and deepened our impact through alliances and by utilizing social media and other outlets.

“As we continue to move our bank forward in an ever-changing marketplace, we wanted to include a new, younger set of thought leaders to help us better serve our customers and communities in ways that are consistent with the 21st century banking customer,” said Cynthia N. Day, President and Chief Executive Officer, of Citizens Trust Bank. “The advisory board that we have assembled is truly exemplary and will work closely with our team and board of directors to deliver world class experiences to our customers and prospective customers, alike.”

On August 16th, 1921, Citizens Trust Bank opened its doors as a pillar in its community and a catalyst for financial empowerment and well-being for all. Celebrating a strong, rich history, 95 years later, the inaugural advisory board will serve in a collaborative capacity to explore innovative and strategic ways to offer financial solutions to a changing and diverse demographic throughout the enterprise.

The members represent local businesses, non-profit and educational organizations that strengthen the Atlanta community.  The Citizens Trust Bank NGAB board members are as follows:

Mr. James M. Bailey,Chairman Managing Partner Greenwood Archer, LLC

Ms. Katerina Taylor, Secretary, President and CEO DeKalb Chamber of Commerce

Ms. LaSandra Boykin, Project Manager, Community Affairs Delta Airlines

Mr. Cory A. Croft       Manager, Merchandising Strategies & Commercial Initiatives Delta Airlines

Ms. Vonetta Y. Daniels, PMP            President and CEO VYD and Associates

Ms. Kamika T. Dillard            Founder and CEO Coach Kam Test Prep

Mr. Justin E. Giboney, Esq.    Assistant General Counsel  INVEST Atlanta

Mr. Nicholas Juliano   Vice President Resolute Consulting

Mr. Xavier Peoples     Regional Finance Manager Zurich North America

Ms. Rukiya S. Thomas            Chief of Staff, Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA)

Stephen W. Vault, PhD          Director of Strategic Planning and Business Development, Grady Health System

Ms. Adrienne A. White          Vice President of Finance,  The National Center for Civil and Human Rights

Ms. Jennifer Young    Specialist, Climate, Culture, and Disproportionality  Fulton County Schools

“We look forward to learning from the wisdom and experiences of these young leaders as we continue to build our bank for the future,” said Day.