SRA Rhonemus Group


SRA Rhonemus Group - Franklin, NC


Our retained client nestled in the valleys and mountains of Western North Carolina is a $241 MM Bank started in 2004 with a focus on the local market.

A well-qualified candidate for the CEO position must have a minimum of fifteen years’ experience in the banking industry with at least five years in a senior management role. Prior CEO experience in an SEC bank is preferred. Ideally, this experience will include:

Well-rounded senior management experience with a successful track record of accomplishments and very strong financial and analytical skills within a community bank setting. Above average R.O.A. and/or R.O.E.; low delinquency ratios; solid regulatory ratings; and a positive growth pattern, etc. This individual must possess a good knowledge base from which to quickly learn the operations of the Bank.

An entrepreneurial spirit with the vision required to achieve the bank’s stated goals and objectives as well as the ability to handle an infinite array of day-to-day operational matters incidental to this customer driven organization within the Bank’s footprint.

An above average understanding of a variety of systems, risk management, credit administration, and procedures in order to effectively grow and develop “Best Practices” for the bank. Additionally, this candidate will be a visionary, able to structure and promote growth in all areas of the Bank.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Brian Rhonemus at

Posted On: Saturday, May 14, 2022
Compensation: $175,000.00

Position Contact
Brian Rhonemus
(614) 686-4409
Wilmington, NC

Rhonemus Group is one of the leading executive search consulting firms. Founded by a 30 year veteran of the financial services and recruitment industries, we deliver talent management, career management, and succession planning services to our clients and candidates.

Sanford Rose Associates® (SRA) is a network of independently-owned executive search firms assisting clients to fill their mission-critical positions. We are committed to “finding people who make a difference®” within organizations by finding individuals who perform, exceed expectations, and assist the organization achieve its strategic goals.

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