“North Fulton Business Radio,” Episode 154: Samantha McElhaney, CenterState Bank, and Bruce Petty, Today’s Chaplain
Two fantastic business leaders, one paying it forward to her banking clients, another serving spiritual and emotional needs in the workplace, on this edition of “North Fulton Business Radio.” Join host John Ray as he speaks with Samantha McElhaney, CenterState Bank, and Bruce Petty, Today’s Chaplain.
Samantha McElhaney, CenterState Bank
Samantha McElhaney (“Sam”) is a Vice President, Commerical Banking, working in the Metro Atlanta area with CenterState Bank (formerly First Landmark Bank). She refers to herself as a financial advocate and community partner for small business owners. With 25 years of experience in the financial services industry, Sam prides herself on placing her client’s needs first, gaining their trust and becoming a more important part of their overall team.
With over $16 billion in assets, CenterState Bank Corporation (parent of the former First Landmark Bank) provides traditional retail, commercial, mortgage, wealth management and SBA services throughout its Florida, Georgia and Alabama branch network and customer relationships in neighboring states. The Bank also has a national footprint, serving clients coast to coast through its correspondent banking division. For more details, go to https://www.centerstatebank.com/.
Bruce Petty, Today’s Chaplain
Today’s Chaplain is a Corporate Chaplain Agency based in Cumming whose mission is to care for a company’s most important asset, their employees. They seek to make a real difference in employee lives, work and relationships. The company was founded by Bruce Petty in October 2015 and currently serves clients in Forsyth and Gwinnett Counties. Bruce has been serving others for nearly 50 years, first as a Pastor and now a Corporate Chaplain. He graduated high school and went on to surprise his teachers by earning a Bachelors Degree from Lincoln Christian University, a Masters degree from The Graduate School at Kentucky Christian University and his PhD from Louisiana Baptist University. He loves a good double cheeseburger and doing fun activities with his wife Linda. Occasionally he wastes time and money playing golf.
To get in touch with Bruce, call (770) 557-5798. You find out more on Today’s Chaplain on their website.
“North Fulton Business Radio” is broadcast from the North Fulton studio of Business RadioX®, located inside Renasant Bank in Alpharetta. Renasant Bank has humble roots, starting in 1904 as a $100,000 bank in a Lee County, Mississippi, bakery. Since then, Renasant has grown to become one of the Southeast’s strongest financial institutions with approximately $12.9 billion in assets and more than 190 banking, lending, wealth management and financial services offices in Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, Georgia and Florida. All of Renasant’s success stems from each of their banker’s commitment to investing in their communities as a way of better understanding the people they serve. At Renasant Bank, they understand you because they work and live alongside you every day.