Dean Gooden

Senior Vice President and North Hills Market President

NMLS# 1230295

I have witnessed significant changes in our city over the last four decades. Being in a position to support and drive further change for the betterment of our community is extremely rewarding.”

Community Involvement 

  • WakeMed Foundation (board member)
  • North State Bank’s Summer Salute for Transitions LifeCare (committee member)
  • The Risk Management Association (member)


Twenty-three years of corporate finance and commercial banking experience.


  • Tulane University, A. B. Freeman School of Business, Bachelor of Science in Management with a concentration in Finance
  • American Bankers Association Stonier Graduate School of Banking at the University of Pennsylvania (in progress)

Professional Affiliations

North Carolina Insurance License (Life, Accident and Health)


Raleigh, North Carolina