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Senior Vice President and Wilmington Market President
North State Bank (the “Bank”) welcomes Richkitza Washington as relationship banking manager for the Wilmington office, announced Sabrina Sells, senior vice president and Wilmington market president.
Washington will oversee the day-to-day operations of the Wilmington office and grow both existing and new customer relationships.
“We’re delighted to welcome Richkitza to our team,” shared Sells. “Her track record of success includes developing leadership and banking expertise. She is poised to make an immediate impact.”
Born in Queens, New York, Washington studied business administration at North Carolina Central University. She has called North Carolina home since 2006 when she moved to the area to advance her career in roles of progressive responsibility with Bank of America. Her career encompasses 17 years of banking and leadership experience, holding positions at BB&T, nCino and Fifth Third Bank. She serves as a volunteer with Habitat for Humanity and as a mentor with Soaring as Eagles.
“Banking is about helping people and companies achieve their goals,” commented Washington. “That is what excites me about my work—supporting people by aligning them with the financial tools needed to make their vision come to fruition.”