Executive Vice President and Chief People Officer
Amanda joined North State Bank in 2005 to lead its human resources department, just five years after the Company’s founding in 2000. She has guided that area as the Company tripled its number of full-time employees. As a member of the executive management team, Amanda oversees human resources and marketing, along with serving on the leadership team guiding commercial and retail banking and mortgage.
Prior to joining North State, she held positions at Varian, Inc. (now Agilent Technologies), The University of Tulsa, First Citizens Bank and Triangle Bank. An alumna of North Carolina State University, she earned a bachelor’s degree in business management with a concentration in human resources. She is a graduate of the North Carolina School of Banking at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and holds the designation of Senior Professional in Human Resources. Amanda previously served as a professional mentor for North Carolina State University’s College of Management.